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Apr 21

Second Language Acquisition An Advanced Resource Book By Kees de Bot, Wander Lowie, Marjolijn Verspoor

© 2005 – Routledge Second Language Acquisition: introduces the key areas in the field, including multilingualism, the role of teaching, the mental processing of multiple languages, and patterns of growth and decline explores the key theories and debates and elucidates areas of controversy gathers together influential readings from key names in the discipline, including: Vivian …

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Apr 21

Grammar and Context An Advanced Resource Book By Ann Hewings, Martin Hewings

© 2005 – Routledge Grammar and Context: considers how grammatical choices influence and are influenced by the context in which communication takes place examines the interaction of a wide variety of contexts – including socio-cultural, situational and global influences includes a range of different types of grammar – functional, pedagogic, descriptive and prescriptive explores grammatical …

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Apr 21

Translation – An Advanced Resource Book By Basil A Hatim, Jeremy Munday

© 2005 – Routledge Translation: examines the theory and practice of translation from a variety of linguistic and cultural angles, including semantics, functional linguistics, corpus and cognitive linguistics, discourse analysis, gender studies and postcolonialism draws on a wide range of languages, including French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian and Arabic explores material from a variety of …

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Apr 21

Routledge Applied Linguistics

Series Editors: Christopher N. Candlin Macquarie University, Australia Ronald Carter University of Nottingham, UK Routledge Applied Linguistics is a series of comprehensive resourcebooks, providing students and researchers with the support they need for advanced study of English applied linguistics and language. Each book carefully guides the reader through three main sections, enabling them to explore …

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Apr 21

Statistical Analyses for Language Testers

Provides a step-by-step approach to the most useful statistical analyses for language test developers and researchers using IBM SPSS, Winsteps and Facets. It contains clearly-worked out examples for each analysis with detailed explanations. Author: Rita Green – an international consultant and trainer as well as an EALTA (European Association for Language Testing and Assessment) Expert …

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Apr 21

Assessing Language for Specific Purposes by Dan Douglas

The Cambridge Language Assessment Series Series editors: J. Charles Alderson and Lyle F. Bachman In this series: Assessing Grammar by James E. Purpura Assessing Language for Specific Purposes by Dan Douglas Assessing Language Through Computer Technology by Carol A. Chapelle and Dan Douglas Assessing Listening by Gary Buck Assessing Reading by J. Charles Alderson Assessing …

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Jan 12

IELTS Listening Tips: How to Boost your Score!

Having the right amount of IELTS preparation is critical for your success. In this article, Jamal provides some crucial IELTS listening tips to improve your score. IELTS Listening Tips: An Overview There are four parts to the IELTS listening test. Each part is about a different topic and gets increasingly more difficult. The first audio …

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Dec 28

Hot Wheels arrives for STEM Saturdays at Microsoft Store

Students sending a car racing along a Hot Wheels track, for science. One of The Education Workshop’s newest initiatives is STEM Saturdays: free drop-in sessions that give people a chance to engage in fun and interesting Science, Technology, Engineering and Math projects hosted by their local Microsoft Store*. This month’s STEM Saturdays will test your …

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Dec 25

Why Facts Don’t Change Our Minds by Elizabeth Kolbert

New discoveries about the human mind show the limitations of reason. 19, 2017 11:00 PM The vaunted human capacity for reason may have more to do with winning arguments than with thinking straight. Illustration by Gérard DuBois In 1975, researchers at Stanford invited a group of undergraduates to take part in a study about suicide. …

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Sep 18

3 Neurotransmitters to Enhance Corporate Learning and Engagement by Karen Possessky

Neurotransmitter is a term for chemicals that are synthesized in brain cells. As a learning and development leader and professional, you have the power to influence synaptic brain activity. Synapse simply refers to gap-crossing activity of brain chemicals between two cells in the brain. Learning and development professionals have the power to influence synaptic brain …

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