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  • Deutsches Wortfamilienwörterbuchby Jochen Splett

    De Gruyter 2009; Not Available

    This dictionary of present-day German comprises some 11,000 pages and 80,000 headwords and is the first comprehensive research-based dictionary of German word families. It orders the vocabulary by stem-morphemes, presents all the derivations with their individual meanings, gives a morphological structural formula for each derivation and lists... more...

  • Je joue avec les mots, 4 annéeby Marie Makdissi; Denise Paquet

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1981; US$ 7.50

    Le présent cahier fait partie d’une série de trois, conçus pour les 4e, 5e et 6e années de l’élémentaire. Je joue avec les mots vise à permettre à l’enfant la maîtrise de tous les mots identifiés comme devant être acquis au second cycle du primaire à partir de l’échelle... more...

  • It's All in a Wordby Vivian Cook

    Profile Books 2010; US$ 14.65

    Cross words, crass words, kind words, bad words, first words, rude words, new words, weazel words, teen words, rap words, power words, colour words, Indian words, Brit words, Blairwords, war words, ad words, p-c words, borrowed words, Shakespeare's amazing words, false words, fine words, wine words, American words, name words, last words, even lost... more...

  • Intonational Phrasing in Romance and Germanicby Christoph Gabriel; Conxita Lleó

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 113.00

    The present study compares the production of phonetic cues signaling phrasing boundaries by three monolingual Spanish, three monolingual German and three German-Spanish bilingual children at age 3;0, in broad-focus declaratives. The phonetic cues analyzed are F0-reset, intonation contours (falling vs. rising), pauses, final lengthening and glottal... more...

  • Educational Linguistics in Practiceby Francis M. Hult; Kendall A. King

    Channel View Publications 2011; US$ 49.95

    This volume provides a state-of-the-art snapshot of language and education research and demonstrates ways in which local and global processes are intertwined with language learning, use, and policies. Reflecting but also expanding on Nancy Hornberger's ground-breaking contributions to educational linguistics, this book brings together leading international... more...

  • Bilingual Siblingsby Suzanne Barron-Hauwaert

    Channel View Publications 2011; US$ 29.95

    How do bilingual brothers and sisters talk to each other? Sibling language use is an uncharted area in studies of bilingualism. From a perspective of independent researcher and parent of three bilingual children Suzanne Barron-Hauwaert discusses the issues of a growing bilingual or multilingual family. What happens when there are two or more children... more...

  • Thinking and Speaking in Two Languagesby Aneta Pavlenko

    Channel View Publications 2011; US$ 49.95

    Until recently, the history of debates about language and thought has been a history of thinking of language in the singular. The purpose of this volume is to reverse this trend and to begin unlocking the mysteries surrounding thinking and speaking in bi- and multilingual speakers. If languages influence the way we think, what happens to those who... more...

  • Make An Unforgettable Speech: Flashby Jackie Arnold

    Hodder & Stoughton 2011; US$ 4.99

    The books in this bite-sized new series contain no complicated techniques or tricky materials, making them ideal for the busy, the time-pressured or the merely curious. Made An Unforgettable Speech is a short, simple and to-the-point guide to learning the basic principles of a great speech in a few short steps. Whether for a wedding, a presentation... more...

  • Language Maven Strikes Againby William Safire

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 22.95

    Good news!  America?s master wordsmith strikes again with a new collection of erudite, witty, provocative, sometimes barbed, frequently hilarious ?On Language? columns.  Published in The New York Times and syndicated in more than three hundred other newspapers, these opinions from the ?Supreme Court of Current English Usage? cover everything from... more...

  • Die deutsche Druckersprache. Scheltenwörterbuchby Heinrich Klenz; Heidrun Kämper-Jensen

    De Gruyter 1991; US$ 169.94

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