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  • Read and Speak Korean for Beginners, Third Editionby Sunjeong Shin

    McGraw-Hill Education 2017; US$ 20.00

    Learn how to communicate in Korean with this accessible, entertaining program! Learning a new language can be especially challenging when the language uses a non-Roman script. Read and Speak Korean for Beginners , 3rd Edition overcomes this obstacle by providing an accessible, entertaining program to reinforce vocabulary and help you create basic... more...

  • The Living Theatreby Bianca Tarozzi; Jeanne Foster; Alan Williamson

    BOA Editions Ltd. 2017; US$ 9.99

    A vivid chronicle of Italy’s rich historyfrom WWII to presentthese narrative poems sing of a country’s vibrant and resilient people. more...

  • Speak and Read Japaneseby Larry Herzberg

    Stone Bridge Press 2017; US$ 9.99

    A handy supplement for learning 300 of the most common Japanese words, works with any textbook! more...

  • Introducing Genre and English for Specific Purposesby Sunny Hyon

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    Genre analysis has become a key approach within the field of English for Specific Purposes and helps students understand particular language use patterns in target contexts. Introducing Genre and English for Specific Purposes provides an overview of how genre has been conceptualized and applied in ESP, as well as the features that distinguish... more...

  • Origin of Kiboshby Gerald Cohen; Stephen Goranson; Matthew Little

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This is an etymological study of the origins of the word kibosh , which has long been one of the great mysteries of the English language. Unconvincing derivations have been suggested from Yiddish to Gaelic and Italian, and thus far consensus among lexicographers has leaned toward referencing the word as ‘origin unknown’. ? In this study, the authors... more...

  • Aspects of Slavic Linguisticsby Olav Mueller-Reichau; Marcel Guhl

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99

    Die Sprachkenntnis ist ein überaus ökonomisches Wissenssystem, das zur Produktion und Interpretation von Äußerungen gewöhnlich nur beiträgt, was nicht durch die übrigen konzeptuellen Systeme geliefert wird. Language, Context and Cognition untersucht diese konzeptuelle Unterspezifikation und Kontextabhängigkeit in der Grammatik und Textproduktion... more...

  • Textkommunikationby Heiko Hausendorf; Wolfgang Kesselheim; Hiloko Kato; Martina Breitholz

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 126.99

    The German Linguistic Studies Series is a comprehensive and outstanding forum in its field. It has borne the name of its subject in its title since the foundation of the series in the eighth decade of the last century. The series is comprehensive in the broad spectrum of topics covered (language levels, varieties, communication forms,... more...

  • Sprachlich vermittelte Geschlechterkonzepteby Christine Ott

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 137.99

    The series Sprache und Wissen ["Language and Knowledge"] is a publication platform for high-quality papers on German linguistics with interdisciplinary focus. The series takes on current trends in the scientific community from a linguistic perspective in order to show how general and expert knowledge are made possible through language and... more...

  • Empirische Erforschung internetbasierter Kommunikationby Michael Beißwenger

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99

    Empirical approaches based on qualitative or quantitative methods of corpus linguistics have become a central paradigm within linguistics. The series takes account of this fact and provides a platform for approaches within synchronous linguistics as well as interdisciplinary works with a linguistic focus which devise new ways of working... more...

  • The Birth of Twentieth-Century Chinese Literatureby Yu Gao; Guicang Li

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2017; US$ 148.68

    This study makes a linguistic case for the twentieth century revolution in Chinese language and literature. It offers a history of reform and change in the Chinese language throughout the country’s history, and focuses on the concept of ‘baihua’, a language reform movement championed by Hu Shi and other scholars which laid the foundation for the May... more...