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  • Implicit and Explicit Learning of Languages by Patrick Rebuschat
    Implicit and Explicit Learning of Languages (English, Paperback) Patrick Rebuschat

    Implicit learning is a fundamental feature of human cognition. Many essential skills, including language comprehension and production, intuitive decision making, and social interaction, are largely dependent on implicit (unconscious) knowledge. Given its relevance, it is not surprising that the study of implicit learning plays a central role in the cognitive sciences. The present volume brings...

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  • Cognitive English Grammar by Gunter Radden
    Cognitive English Grammar (English, Paperback) Gunter Radden, Rene Dirven

    Cognitive English Grammar is designed to be used as a textbook in courses of English and general linguistics. It introduces the reader to cognitive linguistic theory and shows that Cognitive Grammar helps us to gain a better understanding of the grammar of English. The notions of motivation and meaningfulness are central to the approach adopted in the book. In four major parts comprising 12...

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  • The Primacy of Movement by Maxine Sheets-Johnstone
    The Primacy of Movement (English, Paperback) Maxine Sheets-Johnstone

    Carries forward the initial insights into the biological and existential significances of animation by taking contemporary research findings in cognitive science and philosophy and in neuroscience into critical and constructive account.

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  • Conference Interpreting - A Complete Course by Robin Setton
    Conference Interpreting - A Complete Course (English, Paperback) Robin Setton, Andrew Dawrant

    This comprehensive coursebook sets out an updated step-by-step programme of training in the integrated skills, language proficiency, knowledge management and professionalism that conference interpreters will need to meet the increasingly challenging conditions of the 21st century profession. After an overview of the diverse modes and settings in which interpreting is practiced, successive chapters...

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  • Intersubjectivity and Intersubjectification in Grammar and Discourse by Lieselotte Brems
    Intersubjectivity and Intersubjectification in Grammar and Discourse (English, Hardback) Lieselotte Brems

    Recent years saw a growing interest in the study of subjectivity, as the linguistic expression of speaker involvement. Intersubjectivity, defined by Traugott as "the linguistic expression of a speaker/writer's attention to the hearer/reader", on the other hand, has so far received little explicit attention in its own right, let alone systematic definition and operationalization. Intersubjectivity...

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  • Professional Issues for Translators and Interpreters by Deanna L. Hammond
    Professional Issues for Translators and Interpreters (English, Hardback) Deanna L. Hammond

    This volume brings both beginning and experienced translators and interpreters up to date on a broad range of issues. The seven sections take up success and survival strategies for a language professional, including the challenges posed by the changing global economy, the impact of new technologies, adjustments required by a different legal environment and traditional ethical practices. Such...

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  • English Prepositions Explained by Seth Lindstromberg
    English Prepositions Explained (English, Paperback) Seth Lindstromberg

    Covers approximately 100 simple, compound, and phrasal English prepositions of space and time - with the focus being on short prepositions such as at, by, in, and on. This title is suitable for teachers of ESOL, pre-service translators and interpreters, undergraduates in English linguistics programs, and advanced learners and users of English.

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  • The BBI Combinatory Dictionary of English by Morton Benson
    The BBI Combinatory Dictionary of English (English, Paperback) Morton Benson

    >This Third Edition of the BBI Combinatory Dictionary of English is an expanded and updated version of the First Edition (1986) and its New Printing (1993), both of which were favorably received. In this third edition, the contents of the BBI have been increased by over 20%

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  • Technology-mediated TBLT by Marta Gonzalez-Lloret
    Technology-mediated TBLT (English, Paperback) Marta Gonzalez-Lloret

    This volume contributes to the development and advancement of TBLT as a research domain by investigating the intersection between tasks and technology from a variety of theoretical perspectives (e.g., educational, cognitive, sociocultural) and by gathering empirical findings on the design and implementation of diverse tasks for writing, interaction, and assessment with the mediation of...

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  • An Introduction to Linguistic Typology by Viveka Velupillai
    An Introduction to Linguistic Typology (English, Paperback) Viveka Velupillai

    Offers an introduction to linguistic typology that covers various linguistic domains from phonology and morphology over parts-of-speech, the NP and the VP, to simple and complex clauses, pragmatics and language change. This title also includes a discussion on methodological issues in typology.

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  • Introduction to Healthcare for Interpreters and Translators by Ineke Crezee
    Introduction to Healthcare for Interpreters and Translators (English, Paperback) Ineke Crezee

    Medical concepts and terminology can be very confusing for the uninitiated interpreter or translator. This book allows interpreters and translators to quickly read up on healthcare settings, familiarizing themselves with anatomy, physiology, medical terminology and frequently encountered conditions, investigations and treatment options.

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  • Descriptive Translation Studies - and beyond by Gideon Toury
    Descriptive Translation Studies - and beyond (English, Paperback) Gideon Toury

    Discusses the pivotal position of the descriptive branch within Translation Studies and outlines a detailed rationale for that positioning. This title analyses and contextualizes a number of exemplary issues. It situates texts and modes of translational behaviour in their cultural setting.

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  • Cognitive Stylistics by Elena Semino
    Cognitive Stylistics (English, Paperback) Elena Semino

    This collection seeks to represent the state of the art in cognitive stylistics - a field at the interface between linguistics, literary studies and cognitive science.

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  • Conference Interpreting - A Trainer's Guide by Robin Setton
    Conference Interpreting - A Trainer's Guide (English, Paperback) Robin Setton, Andrew Dawrant

    This companion volume to Conference Interpreting ? A Complete Course provides additional recommendations and theoretical and practical discussion for instructors, course designers and administrators. Chapters mirroring the Complete Course offer supplementary exercises, tips on materials selection, classroom practice, feedback and class morale, realistic case studies from professional practice, and...

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  • Bilingual Cognition and Language by David Miller
    Bilingual Cognition and Language (English, Paperback) David Miller

    This collection brings together leading names in the field of bilingualism research to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Studies in Bilingualism series. Over the last 25 years the study of bilingualism has received a tremendous amount of attention from linguists, psychologists, cognitive scientists, and neuroscientists. The breadth of coverage in this volume is a testament to the many...

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  • Basic Concepts and Models for Interpreter and Translator Training by Daniel Gile
    Basic Concepts and Models for Interpreter and Translator Training (English, Paperback) Daniel Gile

    Basic Concepts and Models for Interpreter and Translator Training is a systematically corrected, enhanced and updated avatar of a book (1995) which is widely used in T&I training programmes worldwide and widely quoted in the international Translation Studies community. It provides readers with the conceptual bases required to understand both the principles and recurrent issues and difficulties in...

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  • Dimensions of Iconicity by Angelika Zirker
    Dimensions of Iconicity (English, Hardback) Angelika Zirker

    This volume addresses five different Dimensions of Iconicity. While some contributions examine the phonic dimensions of iconicity that are based on empirical, diachronic and theoretical work, others explore the function of similarity from a cognitive point of view. The section on multimodal dimensions takes into account philosophical, linguistic and literary perspectives in order to analyse, for...

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  • Scientific Approaches to Literature in Learning Environments by Michael Burke
    Scientific Approaches to Literature in Learning Environments (English, Hardback) Michael Burke

    Scientific Approaches to Literature in Learning Environments is not just about what takes place in literary classrooms. Settings do have a strong influence on student learning both directly and indirectly. These spaces may include the home, the workplace, science centers, libraries, that is, contexts that entail diverse social, physical, psychological, and pedagogical variables that facilitate...

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  • The Sociolinguistics of Place and Belonging by Leonie Cornips
    The Sociolinguistics of Place and Belonging (English, Hardback) Leonie Cornips

    This volume shows the relevance of the concepts of ?place' and ?belonging' for understanding the dynamics of identification through language. It also opens up a new terrain for sociolinguistic and linguistic anthropological study, namely the margins. Rural, as well as urbanized areas that are seen as marginal or peripheral to places that are overtly recognized as mixed and hybridized have received...

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  • Bilingual Cognition and Language by David Miller
    Bilingual Cognition and Language (English, Hardback) David Miller

    This collection brings together leading names in the field of bilingualism research to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Studies in Bilingualism series. Over the last 25 years the study of bilingualism has received a tremendous amount of attention from linguists, psychologists, cognitive scientists, and neuroscientists. The breadth of coverage in this volume is a testament to the many...

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