Exploring Language for AQA B by Shirley RussellExploring Language for AQA B by Shirley Russell

Exploring Language for AQA B

byShirley Russell

Paperback | January 17, 2008

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Updated to match the 2008 changes to A-levels, a revised edition of this practical guide to A-level English Language for the new AQA A GCE specification. A comprehensive resource for all AS and A2 students. Provides practical help and activities to support the editorial tasks and directedwriting required of language students.
Shirley Russell is well-respected in her field.
Title:Exploring Language for AQA BFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.63 inPublished:January 17, 2008Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198325843

ISBN - 13:9780198325840


Table of Contents

IntroductionSection I Categorizing Texts1. Text Varieties2. Language and Gender3. Language and Power4. Language and TechnologySection II Creating Texts5. Writing to Inform and Instruct6. Writing to Entertain and PersuadeSection III Developing Language7. Language Acquisition8. Language ChangeSection IV Investigating Language9. Establishing an Appropriate Context for Language Investigation10. Collecting, Transcribing and Interpreting Data11. Evaluating and Drawing Conclusions12. Presenting Findings and Referencing Reading Materials13. Media Texts