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    • A basic course in anthropological linguistics 

      Danesi, Marcel (editor) (Canadian Scholars’ Press Inc., 2004)
      This text constitutes a basic introduction to the subject matter and techniques of AL. Traditionally, anthropological linguists have aimed to document and study the languages of indigenous cultures, especially North American ...
    • A companion to translation studies 

      Bermann, Sandra (editor); Porter, Catherine (editor) (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2014)
      This companion offers a wide-ranging introduction to the rapidly expanding field of translation studies, bringing together some of the best recent scholarship to present its most important current themes Features new work ...
    • A companion to translation studies 

      Kuhiwczak, Piotr (editor); Littau, Karin (editor) (Multilingual Matters Ltd, 2007)
      It provides an authoritative guide to key approaches in translation studies. All of the essays are specially commissioned for this collection, and written by leading international experts in the field. The book is divided ...
    • A course in English language teaching 

      Ur, Penny (Cambridge University Press, 2012)
      A completely revised and updated edition of A Course in Language Teaching. This book provides a comprehensive introduction to English language teaching, and is suitable for teachers in a variety of educational settings, ...
    • A course in language teaching : trainee book 

      Ur, Penny (Cambridge University Press, 1999)
      This important new course provides a comprehensive basic introduction to teaching languages, for use in pre-service or early experience settings. It can be used by groups of teachers working with a trainer, or as a self-study ...
    • A practical guide to localization 

      Esselink, Bert (John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2000)
    • Advances in interpreting research : inquiry in action 

      Nicodemus, Brenda (editor); Swabey, Laurie (editor) (John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2011)
      With the growing emphasis on scholarship in interpreting, this collection tackles issues critical to the inquiry process — from theoretical orientations in Interpreting Studies to practical considerations for conducting a ...
    • Agents of translation 

      Milton, John; Bandia, Paul F. (John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2009)
      Agents of Translation contains thirteen case studies by internationally recognized scholars in which translation has been used as a way of influencing the target culture and furthering literary, political and personal ...
    • An intercultural approach to English language teaching 

      Corbett, John (Multilingual Matters Ltd, 2003)
      This accessible book introduces teachers of EFL to intercultural language education by describing its history and theoretical principles, and by giving examples of classroom tasks.
    • An introduction to discourse analysis 

      Coulthard, Margaret (Routledge, 1985)
      The central concern of this book is the analysis of verbal interaction or discourse. This first six chapters report and evaluate major theoretical advances in the description of discourse. The final chapters demonstrate ...
    • An introduction to discourse analysis : theory and method 

      Gee, James Paul (Routledge, 1999)
      An integrated approach to discourse analysis: the analysis of spoken and written language as it is used to enact social and cultural perspectives and identities. Assuming no prior knowledge of linguisticsJ̧ames Paul Gee ...
    • An introduction to discourse analysis : theory and method 

      Gee, James Paul (Routledge, 2011)
      The third edition of this bestselling text has been extensively revised and updated to include new material such as examples of oral and written language, ranging from group discussions with children, adults, students and ...
    • An introduction to English sentence structure 

      Radford, Andrew (Cambridge University Press, 2009)
      This outstanding resource for students offers a step-by-step, practical introduction to English syntax and syntactic principles, as developed by Chomsky over the past 15 years. Assuming little or no prior background in ...
    • An introduction to sociolinguistics 

      Wardhaugh, Ronald; Fuller, Janet M. (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2015)
      Building on Ronald Wardhaugh’s classic text, co-author Janet Fuller has updated this seventh edition throughout with new discussions exploring language and communities, language and interaction, and sociolinguistic variation, ...
    • Analysing sociolinguistic variation 

      Tagliamonte, Sali A. (Cambridge University Press, 2006)
      The study of how language varies in social context, and how it can be analyzed and accounted for, are the key goals of sociolinguistics. Until now, however, the actual tools and methods have been largely passed on through ...
    • Approaches to discourse particles 

      Fischer, Kerstin (editor) (Elsevier Ltd, 2006)
      This book serves as a unique reference by presenting the spectrum of approaches to discourse particles / markers in their richness and variability, whilst ensuring that the differences and similarities between the approaches ...
    • Aspect : an introduction to the study of verbal aspect and related problems 

      Comrie, Bernard (Cambridge University Press, 1976)
      An introduction to the general linguistic study of aspect. Topics covered include the relation of tense and aspect, the morphology and the semantics of aspect, and structuralist and philosophical approaches. Dr Comrie draws ...
    • Audiovisual translation subtitling 

      Cintas, Jorge Díaz; Remael, Aline (Routledge, 2014)
      This book is an introductory textbook which provides a solid overview of the world of subtitling. Based on sound research and first-hand experience in the field, the book focuses on generally accepted practice but identifies ...
    • Basic concepts and models for interpreter and translator training 

      Gile, Daniel (editor) (John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2009)
      This book provides readers with the conceptual bases required to understand both the principles and recurrent issues and difficulties in professional translation and interpreting, guiding them along from an introduction ...
    • Becoming a translator : an introduction to the theory and practice of translation 

      Robinson, Douglas (Routledge, 2012)
      The book explains how the market works, helps translators learn how to translate faster and more accurately, as well as providing invaluable advice and tips about how to deal with potential problems, such as stress.