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            Australian English Reimagined: Structure, Features and Developments
             

            Australian English Reimagined: Structure, Features and Developments (Paperback)

            Edited by Willoughby, Louisa; Manns, Howard

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            Australian English is best known for its colourful slang. This collection provides a much richer account by bringing together leading scholars of this English variety. They provide a comprehensive overview of Australian English's distinctive features and outline cutting edge rese...arch into variation and change of English in Australia.
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            ISBN 9781032085753
            Released NZ 30 Jun 2021
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Effective Task Instruction in the First Year of School: What Teachers and Children Do
             

            Effective Task Instruction in the First Year of School: What Teachers and Children Do (Paperback)

            By Mushin, Ilana; Gardner, Rod; Gourlay, Claire

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            Effective Task Instruction in the First Year of School brings forward a much needed wealth of knowledge into how to teach children in the first year of schooling and beyond, in a way that is accessible for practicing teachers, student teachers as well as education researchers.

            ISBN 9780367408374
            Released NZ 8 Dec 2021
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
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            Events, Phrases, and Questions
             

            Events, Phrases, and Questions (Paperback)

            By Truswell, Robert

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            Uniting work from philosophical, cognitive and linguistic perspectives, Dr Truswell develops a model of the structure of events as perceptual and cognitive units. He predicts the acceptability of particular formulations, considers the individuation of events in the light of the m...odel, and provides a novel account of patterns of question formation.
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            ISBN 9780199577781
            Released NZ 20 Jan 2011
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics
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            Verbs: Aspect and Causal Structure
             

            Verbs: Aspect and Causal Structure (Paperback)

            By Croft, William

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            This book examines the syntax and semantics of verbs from a crosslinguistic perspective, taking full account of diachronic and usage-based research. It encompasses the full range of English verb classes, has a strong typological dimension, and presents a model of event structure ...that breaks new ground in predicting and explaining linguistic facts.
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            ISBN 9780199248599
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2012
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            In Defence of Rhetoric
             

            In Defence of Rhetoric (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Vickers, Brian

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            This text opens with an overview of the rhetorical system as it was developed in classical times. It surveys and analyzes material from Aristotle and Plato through the Renaissance to the modern novel and the critical theories of Roman Jakobson and Paul de Man.

            ISBN 9780198117919
            Released NZ 24 Aug 1989
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Clarendon Paperbacks
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            Possessives in English: An Exploration in Cognitive Grammar
             

            Possessives in English: An Exploration in Cognitive Grammar (Hardback)

            By Taylor, John R.

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            An in-depth analysis of possessive constructions in English in terms of Cognitive Grammar , as developed by Ronald Langacker and others. The book also provides a wide-ranging critique of alternative analyses, especially those derived from the Chomskyan school.

            ISBN 9780198235866
            Released NZ 26 Sep 1996
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Representing Time: An Essay on Temporality as Modality
             

            Representing Time: An Essay on Temporality as Modality (Hardback)

            By Jaszczolt, Kasia M.

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            This book offers a new approach to the representation of meaning of temporally-located utterances and discourses. Temporality, the author suggests, should be taken to mean degrees of certainty, understood in turn as degrees of acceptability concerning the eventuality referred to ...in the speaker's utterance.
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            ISBN 9780199214433
            Released NZ 26 Feb 2009
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Rhetoric: Readings in French Literature
             

            Rhetoric: Readings in French Literature (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hawcroft, Michael

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            This volume sets out its principles comprehensively and lucidly, providing an outline of key terms and a wide range of illustrative examples. It explores rhetoric at work in different genres, and is a guide to the application of rhetoric to French texts from the 16th century to t...he present.
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            ISBN 9780198160076
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2000
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Aspect and Predication: The Semantics of Argument Structure
             

            Aspect and Predication: The Semantics of Argument Structure (Hardback)

            By Ramchand, Gillian Catriona

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            This is a research monograph which investigates the relationship between meaning and grammatical form, focusing on the Scottish Gaelic language.

            ISBN 9780198236511
            Released NZ 1 Apr 1997
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Meaning: A Slim Guide to Semantics
             

            Meaning: A Slim Guide to Semantics (Hardback)

            By Elbourne, Paul

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            Paul Elbourne explores the complex nature of meaning in crystal clear language. He draws on approaches developed in linguistics, philosophy, and psychology - assuming a knowledge of none of them - in a manner that will appeal to everyone interested in one of this essential elemen...t of human psychology and culture.
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            ISBN 9780199585830
            Released NZ 15 Oct 2011
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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