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Explorations in Pragmatics: Linguistic, Cognitive and Intercultural Aspects  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Dec. 13, 2017
Explorations in Pragmatics: Linguistic, Cognitive and Intercultural Aspects

Laurence R. Horn, Istvan Kecskes, "Explorations in Pragmatics: Linguistic, Cognitive and Intercultural Aspects"
2007 | pages: 354 | ISBN: 3110193663 | PDF | 1,4 mb

The Cabinet of Linguistic Curiosities: A Yearbook of Forgotten Words  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 19, 2017
The Cabinet of Linguistic Curiosities: A Yearbook of Forgotten Words

The Cabinet of Linguistic Curiosities: A Yearbook of Forgotten Words by Paul Anthony Jones
English | October 19, 2017 | ISBN: 1783963581 | EPUB | 384 pages | 2.7 MB
A Study of the Logbara (Ma'di) Language: Grammar and Vocabulary (Linguistic Surveys of Africa)

A Study of the Logbara (Ma'di) Language: Grammar and Vocabulary (Linguistic Surveys of Africa, v. 4) by J. P. Crazzolara
October 11, 2017 | ISBN: 1138093033 | English | 394 pages | PDF | 29 MB
Constructions in Cognitive Contexts: Why Individuals Matter in Linguistic Relativity Research

Constructions in Cognitive Contexts: Why Individuals Matter in Linguistic Relativity Research by Franziska Günther
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3110459787 | 350 Pages | EPUB | 38.8 MB

In what ways are language, cognition and perception interrelated? Do they influence each other? This book casts a fresh light on these questions.
Visual and Linguistic Representations of Places of Origin: An Interdisciplinary Analysis

Visual and Linguistic Representations of Places of Origin: An Interdisciplinary Analysis By Maria Pia Pozzato
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 307 Pages | ISBN : 331968857X | 26.72 MB

This book is about the representations - both visual and linguistic - which people give of their own places of origin. It examines the drawings of interviewees who were asked to draw their own place of origin on a white A3 sheet, using pencil or colour, according to their choice. If they were born in a place they did not remember because they moved in when they were very small, they could draw the place they did remember as the scenario of their early childhood.

The Palgrave Handbook of Linguistic (Im)politeness [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Dec. 7, 2017
The Palgrave Handbook of Linguistic (Im)politeness [Repost]

Jonathan Culpeper, Michael Haugh, Dániel Z. Kádár - The Palgrave Handbook of Linguistic (Im)politeness
Published: 2017-05-13 | ISBN: 1137375078 | PDF | 824 pages | 6.77 MB

Landmarks in Linguistic Thought  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Dec. 4, 2017
Landmarks in Linguistic Thought

Landmarks in Linguistic Thought: Arabic Linguistic Tradition (History of Linguistic Thought) by Kees Versteegh
English | 8 May 1997 | ISBN: 0415157579, 0415140625 | 170 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The reader is introduced to the major issues and themes that have determined the development of the Arabic linguistic tradition. Each chapter contains a short extract from a translated `landmark' text followed by a commentary which places the text in its social and intellectual context.

New Speakers of Minority Languages: Linguistic Ideologies and Practices  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Dec. 1, 2017
New Speakers of Minority Languages: Linguistic Ideologies and Practices

New Speakers of Minority Languages: Linguistic Ideologies and Practices by Cassie Smith-Christmas
English | 28 Jan. 2018 | ISBN: 1137575573 | 295 Pages | PDF | 2.89 MB

This book represents the first collection specifically devoted to New Speaker Studies, focusing on language ideologies and practices of speakers in a variety of minority language communities. Over thirteen chapters,

Multimodal Pragmatics and Translation: A New Model for Source Text Analysis  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 30, 2017
Multimodal Pragmatics and Translation: A New Model for Source Text Analysis

Multimodal Pragmatics and Translation: A New Model for Source Text Analysis By Sara Dicerto
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 181 Pages | ISBN : 3319693433 | 4.94 MB

This book proposes a new model for the translation-oriented analysis of multimodal source texts. The author guides the reader through semiotics, multimodality, pragmatics and translation studies on a quest for the meaning-making mechanics of texts that combine images and words. She openly challenges the traditional view that sees translators focusing their attention mostly on the linguistic aspect of source material in their work.

Linguistic Prefabrication: A Discourse Analysis Approach  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 22, 2017
Linguistic Prefabrication: A Discourse Analysis Approach

Linguistic Prefabrication: A Discourse Analysis Approach By Jianxin Ding
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 166 Pages | ISBN : 9811070091 | 3 MB

This book presents an innovative exploration of linguistic prefabrication in the travel advertising discourse from a functional perspective. Most of the previous studies on prefabricated language have adopted a structural, systematic point of view. This study, however, aims at exploring its functions in discourse. The material examined here is the discourse of travel advertising, which has become one of the candidates for ‘late modern discourse par excellence’ and rarely been discussed before.