Language Change by Adrian BeardLanguage Change by Adrian Beard

Language Change

byAdrian BeardEditorAdrian Beard

Paperback | July 6, 2004

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TheIntertextseries has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies.Working with Texts: A Core Introduction to Language Analysis(second edition 2001) is the foundation text, which is complemented by a range of 'satellite titles. These provide students with hands-on practical experience of textual analysis through special topics, and can be used individually or in conjunction withWorking with Texts.
Language Change:

  • examines the way external factors have influenced and are influencing language change, focusing on how changing social contexts are reflected in language use
  • explores the attitudes, values and assumptions that shape the way we use language
  • looks at how language change operates within different genres, such as problem pages, sports reports and recipes
  • provides lively examples from everyday communication, including letters, emails, postcards and text messages
  • includes a unit on how new words are formed and features a full glossary.
Adrian Beard teaches at the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, is an experienced author and is chief examiner for English at A Level.
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Title:Language ChangeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 9.69 × 6.85 × 1.2 inPublished:July 6, 2004Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415320569

ISBN - 13:9780415320566

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