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Linguistics
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Linguistics

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Linguistics by H. G. Widdowson

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This is an introduction to linguistics, the study of human language. The author provides a succinct but lucid outline of the ways in which language has been defined, described, and explored, and guides readers towards further exploration of their own.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780194372060
ISBN-10: 0194372065
Format: Paperback
(199mm x 130mm x 11mm)
Pages: 152
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 6-Jun-1996
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Semantics by H. G. Widdowson Semantics, Paperback (March 2009)

Semantics looks at what words are and how they have multiple meanings and forms. It discusses groupings of lexical items, approaches to analysing the semantic structure of words, and the relationship of meanings to syntactic structure.

Grammar by H. G. Widdowson Grammar, Paperback (November 2005)

Explains what grammar is, why languages have to have it, and how different languages exploit it. This book includes an introduction on the theoretical and pedagogical approaches to grammatical description, the notion of 'universal grammar', the role of grammar in establishing social and educational norms, and the grammar of International English.

Text, Context, Pretext by H. G. Widdowson Text, Context, Pretext, Hardback (September 2004)

Examines the relations between grammar, text, and discourse. This book intends to provoke critical discussion on key issues in discourse analysis. It introduces the notion of pretext as an additional factor in the general interpretative process, and focuses on the work of critical discourse analysis (CDA) in light of the issues discussed.

History of ELT by H. G. Widdowson History of ELT, Paperback (June 2004)

Substantially revised and updated. New Introduction. New sections on the British Empire, and 1970-present day.

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