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              Vocabulary
               

              Vocabulary (Paperback)

              By Bauer, Laurie

              • RRP: $46.99
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              These workbooks aim to be practical introductions to specific areas of language for absolute beginners. Vocabulary provides an introduction t o the study of words, focusing in particular on English words. It covers issues such as the power of words to influence our perceptions.

              ISBN 9780415163989
              Released NZ 19 Mar 1998
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Language Workbooks
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              A Glossary of Morphology
               

              A Glossary of Morphology (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bauer, Laurie

              • RRP: $49.99
              • $49.99
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              From abbreviation and abessive to zero morph and zero-derivation, this title translates complicated morphology terms and phrases into clear definitions. It also offers an introductory, nontechnical overview of morphology for the beginner and an annotated bibliography with suggest...ions for further reading.
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              ISBN 9781589010437
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2004
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
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              Questions About Language: What Everyone Should Know About Language in the 21st Century

              Questions About Language: What Everyone Should Know About Language in the 21st Century (Hardback)

              Edited by Bauer, Laurie; Calude, Andreea S.

              • RRP: $200.00
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              Questions about Language sets out to answer, in a readable yet insightful format, a series of vital questions about language, some of which language specialists are regularly asked, and some of which are so surprising that only the specialists think about them. With an introducti...on by the editors, in this handy guide, sixteen experts in the field answer some challenging questions about language from, What makes a language a language? to Do people swear because they don't know enough words? Illustrating the complexity of human language, and the way in which we use it, the twelve chapters each end with a section on further reading for anyone interested in following up on the topic. Covering core questions about language, this is essential reading for both students new to language and linguistics and the interested general reader.
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              ISBN 9780367175009
              Released NZ 2 Jul 2020
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Linguistics Student's Handbook
               

              The Linguistics Student's Handbook (Paperback)

              By Bauer, Laurie

              A compendium of useful things for linguistics students to know, from the IPA chart to the Saussurean dichotomies, this book will be the constant companion of anyone undertaking studies of linguistics.

              ISBN 9780748627592
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2007
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Introducing Linguistic Morphology
                 

              Introducing Linguistic Morphology (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Second Edition)

              By Bauer, Laurie

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              A textbook on studying how words change their appearance in different situations and uses, for students with little or no background in linguistics. To the 1988 edition, chapters have been added on morphology and the brain; and on how morphology arises, changes, and disappears. A...nnotation (c) Book
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              ISBN 9780878403431
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2003
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Language Myths
                 

              Language Myths (Paperback)

              Edited by Bauer, Laurie; Trudgill, Peter

              • Imp. $32.50
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              A collection of original essays by 21 of the world's leading linguists. It discusses topics on some of the popular myths about language: the media are ruining English; children can't speak or write properly anymore; and, America is ruining the English language.

              ISBN 9780140260236
              Released NZ 25 Mar 1999
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Introducing Linguistic Morphology
                

              Introducing Linguistic Morphology (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Bauer, Laurie

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              An expanded and updated new edition of this best-selling introduction to linguistic morphology. The text guides the reader from the very first principles of the internal structure of words through to advanced issues of current controversy.

              ISBN 9780748617050
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2004
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Late Babies: Having a Baby After 35
               

              Late Babies: Having a Baby After 35 (Paperback)

              By Bauer, Laurie

              • RRP: $37.99
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              Presents a line up of prominent Australian women share their stories of having babies after the age of 35. They talk about their personal stories raise important issues about juggling parenting and career, about the social implications for the children of older parents, and the r...ewards of becoming a parent after a certain age.
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              ISBN 9781863254465
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2004
              Publisher Transworld Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
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              An Introduction to International Varieties of English
                

              An Introduction to International Varieties of English (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bauer, Laurie

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              This study looks at native speaker varieties of English, considering how and why they differ in terms of their pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary and spelling. It shows how the major varieties of English have developed and why similar causes have given rise to different effects.

              ISBN 9780748613380
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2003
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Edinburgh Textbooks on the English Language
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              Watching English Change: An Introduction to the Study of Linguistic Change in Standard Englishes in the 20th Century
               

              Watching English Change: An Introduction to the Study of Linguistic Change in Standard Englishes in the 20th Century (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bauer, Laurie

              • RRP: $84.99
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              A ground-breaking text which examines the ways language has changed in the twentieth century. It concentrates on standard-English and takes an historical rather than sociolinguistic view of the changes which have occurred. It includes many useful exercises, notes and discussion p...oints.
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              ISBN 9780582210899
              Released NZ 12 Sep 1994
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Learning About Language
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