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Dependencies in language: On the causal ontology of linguistic systems
Dependencies in language: On the causal ontology of linguistic systemsDependency is a fundamental concept in the analysis of linguistic systems. The many if-then statements offered in typology and grammar-writing imply a causally real notion of dependency that is central to the claim being made—usually with reference to widely varying timescales and types of processes. But despite the importance of the concept of dependency in our work, its nature is seldom defined or made explicit.
Q Skills for Success 2E Intro: Listening & Speaking Student Book

Q Skills for Success 2E Intro: Listening & Speaking Student BookQ: Skills for Success, Second Edition is a six-level paired skills series that helps students to think critically and succeed academically.

With new note-taking skills, an extended writing syllabus and authentic video in every unit, Q Second Edition equips students for academic success better than ever.
Q Second Edition helps students to measure their progress, with clearly stated unit objectives that motivate students to achieve their language learning goals.
And the online content, seamlessly integrated into the Student Book, allows teachers to truly implement blended learning into the classroom.

The Plain English Guide
The Plain English GuideMillions of us are professional writers without even being aware of it. Everyday we write countless letters, memos, instructions, legal documents, and reports. And often this writing is criticized for being full of jargon, or obscure, or long-winded, or just not in "plain English." But what is plain English, and how does one write it? The Plain English Guide offers down-to-earth advice and twenty easy-to-follow guidelines covering plain words, sentence length, active and passive verbs, punctuation, planning, and good organization of points.
Cool Kids 1: Student Book + Workbook
Cool Kids 1: Student Book + WorkbookCool Kids is a series in American English for primary school learners. It caters for different learning styles and encourages student participation, giving students opportunities to use the English language in a meaningful way. It also fosters learner autonomy and enhances creativity and problem-solving skills.
Analyzing meaning: An introduction to semantics and pragmatics
Analyzing meaning: An introduction to semantics and pragmaticsThis book provides an introduction to the study of meaning in human language, from a linguistic perspective. It covers a fairly broad range of topics, including lexical semantics, compositional semantics, and pragmatics. The chapters are organized into six units: (1) Foundational concepts; (2) Word meanings; (3) Implicature (including indirect speech acts); (4) Compositional semantics; (5) Modals, conditionals, and causation; (6) Tense & aspect. Most of the chapters include exercises which can be used for class discussion and/or homework assignments, and each chapter contains references for additional reading on the topics covered.
Little Book of Kings and Queens
Little Book of Kings and QueensA brief history of the Kings and Queens of Britain for the past 4000 years.
Discourse and Democracy: Critical Analysis of the Language of Government
Discourse and Democracy: Critical Analysis of the Language of GovernmentIn this new study, Farrelly gives a critical examination of democracy as it is conceived and practiced in contemporary advanced liberal nations. The received wisdom on democracy is probelmatized through a close analysis of discourse in combination with critical theories of democracy and of the State. The central theme of the book is the paradox of pervasive reference to democracy as a legitimation of political action by liberal governments versus the converse weakening of actual democratic practice within the liberal world.