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Semantics

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The Gift of the Gab: How Eloquence Works
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David Crystal
 
A many-faceted exploration of spoken eloquence: how it works, how it has evolved, and how to tap its remarkable power
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Mythologies
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Roland Barthes; Annette Lavers
 
A collection of essays that explores the myths of mass culture. It deciphers the symbols and signs embedded deep in familiar aspects of modern life, unmasking the hidden ideologies and...
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A Lover's Discourse: Fragments
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Roland Barthes
 
The language we use when we are in love is not a language we speak, for it is addressed to ourselves and to our imaginary beloved. This book revives -...
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Burning the Candle
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Christine Evans
Seldom does one get the chance to get as close as this to the writing process. The poet asks "Where does it come from, what starts it off, this itch...
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Longman Academic Writing 3: ...
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Alice Oshima; Ann Hogue
 
Previous edition: Introduction to academic writing, 3; 3rd ed, 2007.
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Three Arabic Treatises on Aristole's...
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Lahcen Elyazghi Ezzaher; Lahcen...
 
It is increasingly well documented that western rhetoric's journey from pagan Athens to the medieval academies of Christian Europe was significantly influ-enced by the...
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How Theatre Means
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Ric Knowles
 
This wide-ranging study demonstrates how meaning is produced in the process of creating, viewing and analysing theatre. Moving from the history and theory of drama and theatre semiotics to the...
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Rhetorical Style: The Uses of ...
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Jeanne Fahnestock
 
A comprehensive guide to the language of argument, Rhetorical Style offers a renewed appreciation of the persuasive power of the English language.
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Metaphor
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Denis Donoghue
 
Metaphor supposes that an ordinary word could have been used, but instead something unexpected appears. The point of a metaphor is to enrich experience by bringing different associations to mind...
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The Study of Language
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George Yule
 
Easy to follow, simple to understand, broad yet concise - the fundamental introduction to language. Includes thirty new tasks.
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Music as Discourse: Semiotic...
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Kofi Agawu
 
The question of whether music has meaning has been the subject of sustained debate ever since music became a subject of academic inquiry. Is music a language? Does it...
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Rhetorical Strategies for ...
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Karen A. Wink
 
Cracking an Academic Code: Rhetorical Strategies for Composition is a worktext designed for composition students to apply rhetorical theory in their writing.The exercises interconnect rhetorical skill work for students to...
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How Interpretation Makes ...
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Ingo Venzke
 
An account of how the practice of interpretation makes international law, drawing specific attention to the increasing authority of international courts and institutions, this book analyses the role that the...
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Talking About Troubles in Conversation
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Gail Jefferson; Paul Drew; John...
 
In groundbreaking research Gail Jefferson explores in fine detail the interactional complexities of talking about troubles, not in any professional or therapeutic setting, but in their ordinary conversations with family...
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Longman Academic Writing Series 2:...
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Ann Hogue
 
The " "Longman Academic Writing Series" " helps students master the academic writing skills needed to succeed in their academic careers. The
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One for Sorrow: A Book of...
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Chloe Rhodes
 
This charming book is filled with sayings, legends and proverbs derived from the oral history of the countryside and unveils how they came about, what they mean, and how they...
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