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'And I quote...'

A history of using other people's words

by Elizabeth Knowles

<p>Quotations are an essential part of the fabric of the language. In And I quote, Elizabeth Knowles draws on her experience editing the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations and employs a wide repertoire of examples, ranging from the classical canon ...

ISBN: 9780191079368

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'And I quote...'

A history of using other people's words

by Elizabeth Knowles

ISBN: 9780198766759

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(En)Countering Native-speakerism

Global Perspectives

by Adrian Holliday, Pamela Aboshiha & Anne Swan

<p>The book addresses the issue of native-speakerism, an ideology based on the assumption that 'native speakers' of English have a special claim to the language itself, through critical qualitative studies of the lived experiences of practising ...

ISBN: 9781137463500

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(Re)visiting Translation

Linguistic and Cultural Issues across Genres

by Paola Attolino, Linda Barone, Mikaela Cordisco & others

<p>This collection of essays addresses translation as an evolving thread that metaphorically represents the essence of contemporary society. As translation is the main tool for global information flow, the constant necessity of negotiating ...

ISBN: 9783035193138

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?Que Hay? Cuaderno 1

by Christine Haylett

ISBN: 9780748799527

Binding: Spiral bound

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?Que Hay? Cuaderno 2

by Christine Haylett

ISBN: 9780748799534

Binding: Spiral bound

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?Que Hay? Libro del Alumno 1

by Christine Haylett

ISBN: 9780748798759

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«I turned back my feet to your decrees» (Psalm 119, 59)

Torah in the Fifth Book of the Psalter

by Michael Kodzo Mensah

<p>Scholars have described Psalm 119 as the «<em>crux criticorum</em>» of the Fifth Book of the Psalter (Pss 107-150). While the length of the psalm and its insistence on the question of YHWH’s Torah are basic indices pointing to its importance ...

ISBN: 9783653950434

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«The Return of the Repressed»: Uncovering Family Secrets in Zolas Fiction

An Interpretation of Selected Novels

by Rita Oghia-Codsi

<p>This book analyses one of the many levels of complexity not readily apparent to the reader of Zola’s fiction: the question of the author’s family secrets. The novels addressed here present a variety of sub-textual issues highlighting Zola’s ...

ISBN: 9783035395587

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¿De acuerdo? 20 Simulaciones para la clase español

by Noelia Alcarazo Lopez & López Nuria

<p><em>¿De acuerdo? 20 Simulaciones para la clase de español</em> es el manual perfecto para estudiantes de español de nivel intermedio y avanzado que quieren desarrollar su destreza oral.</p> <p>El libro presenta 20 simulaciones que ...

ISBN: 9781317568063

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100 Must-read Life-Changing Books

by Nick Rennison

<p>Novels which transform our ideas about human possibilities, biographies which celebrate the achievements of extraordinary individuals, polemical works of non-fiction which oblige us to alter our views of the world or of human society: all of ...

ISBN: 9781408136058

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100 Must-read Science Fiction Novels

by Nick Rennison & Stephen E. Andrews

<p><strong>&quot;A reliable guide to what science fiction is&quot; Christopher Priest, award-winning science fiction author</strong></p> <p><strong>&quot;A really good introduction to the genre&quot; SFX ...

ISBN: 9781408136089

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1000 Words to Expand Your Vocabulary

by Joseph Piercy

<DIV><P><I>The Oxford English Dictionary</I> contains 175,000 words in common usage and yet linguists estimate that a vocabulary of 3,000 is sufficient to cover ninety-five per cent of common usage in speech and print.</P><P>Where have all those

ISBN: 9781782438915

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1000 Words to Expand Your Vocabulary

by Joseph Piercy

<p>The Oxford English Dictionary contains 175,000 words in common usage and yet linguists estimate that a vocabulary of 3,000 is sufficient to cover ninety-five per cent of common usage in speech and print. Where have all those other words gone?

ISBN: 9781782438991

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1001 Easy French Phrases

by HEATHER MCCOY

More than 1,000 basic phrases for fast, effective communication include expressions for dining, shopping, transportation, and other situations. Designed for quick reference and easy study. A phonetic pronunciation guide accompanies each phrase. ...

ISBN: 9780486476209

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1001 Easy Italian Phrases

by MARCO NATOLI

Completely up to date with terms for everything from technology to current slang, this easy-to-use phrase book covers cell phones, computers, transportation, shopping, dining, and much more. Includes sections on grammar and pronunciation. The ...

ISBN: 9780486476292

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2,001 Most Useful French Words

by HEATHER MCCOY

This practical, up-to-date compilation of common terms includes the French word, its definition, a sentence in French to demonstrate proper usage, and an English translation, plus a quick reference section of everyday words. The ideal travel ...

ISBN: 9780486476155

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2,001 Most Useful Italian Words

by GIOVANNI DETTORI

Easy to use and up to date, this convenient reference presents the Italian word, its definition, a sentence in Italian to show context, and the English translation. Includes tips on grammar and vocabulary. The ideal travel companion and at-home

ISBN: 9780486476254

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A Brief History of English Syntax

by Olga Fischer, Hendrik De Smet & Wim van der Wurff

<p>In its 1500-year history, the English language has seen dramatic grammatical changes. This book offers a comprehensive and reader-friendly account of the major developments, including changes in word order, the noun phrase and verb phrase, ...

ISBN: 9781108206020

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A Certain Je Ne Sais Quoi

Words We Pinched From Other Languages

by Chloe Rhodes

<p>English as we know it today is enriched with many borrowings and influences from other languages. Aficionado, chutzpah, pro bono, hoi polloi, ketchup, nous, zeitgeist - we use these foreign words every day without thinking of their origins, ...

ISBN: 9781843176718

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