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Contrastive Analysis

Contrastive AnalysisContrastive AnalysisThe new Applied Linguistics and Language Study series is intended to reflect an increasing awareness by language teachers of the contribution to classroom teaching of linguistics, sociolinguistics and psycholinguistics. The volumes in the series cover areas of pedagogical application of such theoretical and descriptive studies and thus define more clearly the scope of applied linguistics and language studyfor the informed language teacher and student

Companion to Phonetics
Companion to PhoneticsThe Companion To Phonetics is designed to be the essential one-volume resource for advanced students and academics.
It offers a comprehensive reference resource, giving an overview of key topics and key terms in phonetics. It offers a survey of current research areas and new directions in the field as well as featuring a manageable guide to beginning or developing research. The book gives readers practical guidance for advanced study in the area.
Companion to Cognitive Linguistics
Companion to Cognitive LinguisticsThe  Companion to Cognitive Linguistics is a comprehensive and accessible reference resource to research in contemporary cognitive linguistics. Written by leading figures in the field, the volume provides readers with an authoritative overview of methods and current research topics and future directions.
The volume covers all the most important issues, concepts, movements and approaches in the field. It devotes space to looking specifically at the major figures and their contributions. It is a complete resource for postgraduate students and researchers working within cognitive linguistics, psycholinguistics and those interested more generally in language and cognition.
Companion to Lexicography
Companion to LexicographyThe  Companion to Lexicography offers the definitive guide to a key area of linguistic study. Each companion is a comprehensive reference resource featuring an overview of key topics, research areas, new directions and a manageable guide to beginning or developing research in the field. l.
Working with Discourse Second Edition
Working with Discourse Second EditionThis second edition of the best-selling textbook Working with Discourse has been revised and updated throughout. The book builds an accessible set of analytic tools that can be used to explore how speakers and writers construe meaning through discourse. These techniques are introduced in clear steps, through analyses of spoken, written and visual texts that focus on truth and reconciliation in post-apartheid South Africa. The new edition includes a chapter on Negotiation, clear definitions of key terms, chapter summaries and revised suggestions for further reading. 
Domestication+Foreignisation=? A Nontraditional Approach to Audiovisual Translation

Domestication+Foreignisation=? A Nontraditional Approach to Audiovisual TranslationDomestication+Foreignisation=? A Nontraditional Approach to Audiovisual Translation

The purpose of the study is to investigate whether domestication and foreignisation may coexist in one translation it truly impossible to use both strategies in a single translation? Moreover, the author will try to analyse how and in what contexts each strategy is used and what motivated the
translator’s choices.


Language and Experience in 17th-Century British Philosophy
Language and Experience in 17th-Century British PhilosophyThe focus of this volume is the crisis of the traditional view of the relationship between words and things and the emergence of linguistic arbitrarism in 17th-century British philosophy. Different groups of sources are explored: philological and antiquarian writings, pedagogical treatises, debates on the respective merits of the liberal and mechanical arts, essays on cryptography and the art of gestures, polemical pamphlets on university reform, universal language scheme, and philosophical analyses of the conduct of the understanding.