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  • The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language

    The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521736503

    This new, thoroughly revised edition of the acclaimed Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language incorporates the major developments in language study which have taken place since the mid 1990s. Two main new areas have been added: the rise of electronic com…

  • The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language

    The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language
    av David Crystal

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521516983

    This new, thoroughly revised edition of the acclaimed Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language incorporates the major developments in language study which have taken place since the mid 1990s. Two main new areas have been added: the rise of electronic com…

  • English as a Global Language

    English as a Global Language
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107611801

    David Crystal's classic English as a Global Language considers the history, present status and future of the English language, focusing on its role as the leading international language. English has been deemed the most 'successful' language ever, w…

  • English as a Global Language

    English as a Global Language
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521530323

    David Crystal, world authority on the English language, presents a lively and factual account of the rise of English as a global language and explores the whys and wherefores of the history, current status and future potential of English as the inte…

  • English as a Global Language

    English as a Global Language
    av David Crystal

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521823470

    David Crystal, world authority on the English language, presents a lively and factual account of the rise of English as a global language and explores the whys and wherefores of the history, current status and future potential of English as the inte…

  • Spell It Out

    Spell It Out
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846685682

    Why is there an 'h' in ghost? William Caxton, inventor of the printing press and his Flemish employees are to blame: without a dictionary or style guide to hand in fifteenth century Bruges, the typesetters simply spelled it the way it sounded to the…

  • Rediscover Grammar Third edition

    Rediscover Grammar Third edition
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582848627

    The best-selling grammar reference - essential for all teachers and students of English. It provides an effortless tour through the structures and terminology of the English Language

  • English ? One Tongue, Many Voices

    English ? One Tongue, Many Voices
    av Jan Svartvik

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137550224

    This is the fully revised and expanded second edition of English - One Tongue, Many Voices, a book by three internationally distinguished English language scholars who tell the fascinating, improbable saga of English in time and space. Chapters trac…

  • English ? One Tongue, Many Voices

    English ? One Tongue, Many Voices
    av Jan Svartvik

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137550217

    This is the fully revised and expanded second edition of English - One Tongue, Many Voices, a book by three internationally distinguished English language scholars who tell the fascinating, improbable saga of English in time and space. Chapters trac…

  • Oxford Illustrated Shakespeare Dictionary

    Oxford Illustrated Shakespeare Dictionary
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780192737502

    Winner of Best Book, Publication, or Recording prize at the Falstaff Awards 2015 Shortlisted for the 2016 SLA Information Book Award The Oxford Illustrated Shakespeare Dictionary is the first of its kind, a brand new illustrated alphabetical diction…

  • The Story of English in 100 Words

    The Story of English in 100 Words
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846684289

    Featuring Latinate and Celtic words, weasel words and nonce-words, ancient words ('loaf') to cutting edge ('twittersphere') and spanning the indispensable words that shape our tongue ('and', 'what') to the more fanciful ('fopdoodle'), Crystal takes…

  • The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language

    The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108437738

    Now in its third edition, The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language provides the most comprehensive coverage of the history, structure and worldwide use of English. Fully updated and expanded, with a fresh redesigned layout, and over sixty…

  • The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language

    The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language
    av David Crystal

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108423595

    Now in its third edition, The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language provides the most comprehensive coverage of the history, structure and worldwide use of English. Fully updated and expanded, with a fresh redesigned layout, and over sixty…

  • The Stories of English

    The Stories of English
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141015934

    When and why did 'thou' disappear from Standard English? Would a Victorian Cockney have said 'observation' or 'hobservation'? Was Jane Austen making a mistake when she wrote 'Jenny and James are walked to Charmonth this afternoon'? This superbly wel…

  • Language Death

    Language Death
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107431812

    The rapid endangerment and death of many minority languages across the world is a matter of widespread concern, not only among linguists and anthropologists but among all concerned with issues of cultural identity in an increasingly globalized cultu…

  • How Language Works: How Babies Babble, Words Change Meaning, and Languages Live or Die

    How Language Works: How Babies Babble, Words Change Meaning, and Languages Live or Die
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781583332917

    Steven Pinker meets Bill Bryson in this landmark exploration of language. In the author's own words, How Language Works is not about music, cookery, or sex. But it is about how we talk about music, cookery, and sex-or, indeed, anything at all. Lang…

  • CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Kit

    CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Kit
    av Mike Chapple

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781119633563

    Your career as a Penetration Tester begins here with the NEW CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Kit! Includes CompTIA PenTest+ Study Guide AND CompTIA PenTest+ Practice Tests! About the CompTIA PenTest+ Study Guide Penetration testers simulate cyber at…

  • Making a Point

    Making a Point
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781253519

    This 'engaging history of punctuation' (Wall Street Journal) is not only the first history of its kind, but a complete guide on how to use English punctuation. Behind every punctuation mark lies a thousand stories. The punctuation of English, marked…

  • Making Sense

    Making Sense
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781256022

    The world's greatest authority on language explains the secrets and subtleties of the grammar of English. David Crystal explores its history and varieties, explains its rules and irregularities and shows how to navigate its snares and pitfalls. He g…

  • Sounds Appealing

    Sounds Appealing
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781256107

    It's not what you say, it's the way that you say it ... There have long been debates about 'correct' pronunciation in the English language, and Britain's most distinguished linguistic expert, David Crystal, is here to set the record straight. Sounds…

  • The Stories of English

    The Stories of English
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781585677191

    The English language is now accepted as the global lingua franca of the modern age, spoken or written in by over a quarter of the human race. But how did it evolve? How did a language spoken originally by a few thousand Anglo-Saxons become one used…

  • A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics

    A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405152976

    David Crystal's A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics has long been the standard single-volume reference for its field. Now available in its sixth edition, it has been revised and updated to reflect the latest terms in the field. Includes in exc…

  • A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics

    A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics
    av David Crystal

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405152969

    David Crystal's A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics has long been the standard single-volume reference for its field. Now available in its sixth edition, it has been revised and updated to reflect the latest terms in the field. Includes in exc…

  • That's the Ticket for Soup!

    That's the Ticket for Soup!
    av David Crystal

    Övrigt - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781851245529

    The vocabulary of past times, no longer used in English, is always fascinating, especially when we see how it was pilloried by the satirists of the day. Here we have Victorian high and low society, with its fashionable and unfashionable slang, its c…

  • Cygnus

    Cygnus
    av Crystal David John

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781645879725

  • Flora of the Pacific Northwest

    Flora of the Pacific Northwest
    av C. Leo Hitchcock

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780295742885

    Flora of the Pacific Northwest, first published in 1973, became an instant classic for its innovative style of providing species descriptions in the identification keys and for its comprehensive illustrations of nearly all treated taxa (species, sub…

  • My Learning Adventure: A Keepsake Book

    My Learning Adventure: A Keepsake Book
    av Crystal Burnette, David Burnette

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781728669533

    Your child is taken on a journey to learn colors, numbers, writing skills and the alphabet all in a keepsake book to cherish for years to come. After completing the book you'll be asked to place the book in safekeeping for future memories.

  • Just A Phrase I'm Going Through

    Just A Phrase I'm Going Through
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415485746

    Kidnapping, attempted assassination, espionage … not the answers you’d expect to the question ‘what happens when you become a linguist?’ But now, reflecting on a long and hugely successful career at the forefront of the fi…

  • Just A Phrase I'm Going Through

    Just A Phrase I'm Going Through
    av David Crystal

    CD-bok - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415547901

    Kidnapping, attempted assassination, espionage…not the answers you’d expect to the question ‘what happens when you become a linguist?’ But now, reflecting on a long and hugely successful career at the forefront of the fiel…

  • Just A Phrase I'm Going Through

    Just A Phrase I'm Going Through
    av David Crystal

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415485753

    Kidnapping, attempted assassination, espionage … not the answers you’d expect to the question ‘what happens when you become a linguist?’ But now, reflecting on a long and hugely successful career at the forefront of the fi…

  • You Say Potato

    You Say Potato
    av Ben Crystal

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447255468

    Some people say scohn, while others say schown. He says bath, while she says bahth. You say potayto. I say potahto And- -wait a second, no one says potahto. No one's ever said potahto. Have they? From reconstructing Shakespeare's accent to the rise…

  • Dictionary of Midwestern Literature, Volume 2

    Dictionary of Midwestern Literature, Volume 2

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780253021045

    The Midwest has produced a robust literary heritage. Its authors have won half of the nation's Nobel Prizes for Literature plus a significant number of Pulitzer Prizes. This volume explores the rich racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity of the regi…

  • Begat

    Begat
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199695188

    What do the following have in common? Let there be light - Whited sepulchres - A rod of iron - New wine into old bottles Lick the dust - How are the mighty fallen - A thorn in the flesh - Wheels within wheels They're all in the King James Bible. Thi…

  • Begat

    Begat
    av David Crystal

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199585854

    What do the following have in common? Let there be light - A fly in the ointment - A rod of iron - New wine in old bottles Lick the dust - How are the mighty fallen - Kick against the pricks - Wheels within wheels They are all in the King James Bibl…

  • Making Sense: The Glamorous Story of English Grammar

    Making Sense: The Glamorous Story of English Grammar
    av David Crystal

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190660574

    In Making Sense, David Crystal confronts the foe of many: grammar. Once taught relentlessly to all students in the English-speaking world, grammar disappeared from most school curricula, so that terms such as preposition and conjunction now often co…

  • Let's Learn the Alphabet!

    Let's Learn the Alphabet!
    av Crystal Burnette, David Burnette

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781728773186

    Your child will learn to recognize and write the letters of the alphabet while coloring and drawing. There's plenty of practice space for writing letters and practicing compiling and writing words.

  • Prosodic Systems and Intonation in English

    Prosodic Systems and Intonation in English
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521290586

    This book was first published in 1969. Its author, David Crystal OBE, has since written some of the most important books on language and linguistics, including the Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language (1987) and the Cambridge Encyclopedia of the Engli…

  • Marx and Freud

    Marx and Freud
    av Crystal Bartolovich

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472517142

    This volume looks at Marx and Freud, who, though not 'Shakespeareans' in the usual academic or theatrical sense, were both deeply informed by Shakespeare's writings, and have both had enormous influence on the understanding and reception of Shakespe…

  • David Crystal's 50 Questions About English Usage Pocket Editions

    David Crystal's 50 Questions About English Usage Pocket Editions
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108959186

    David Crystal answers fifty questions about language usage, from general enquiries to specific points of grammar, pronunciation, orthography, vocabulary, idiom, and style. In this compact, user-friendly book, David Crystal draws on his extensive kno…

  • Language Play

    Language Play
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226122052

    In this text, David Crystal examines why we devote so much time and energy to language games, how professionals make a career of them, and how young children instinctively take to them. Crystal makes a simple argument - that since playing with langu…

  • Dynamic Damage and Fragmentation

    Dynamic Damage and Fragmentation

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786304087

    Engineering structures may be subjected to extreme high-rate loading conditions, like those associated with natural disasters (earthquakes, tsunamis, rock falls, etc.) or those of anthropic origin (impacts, fluid–structure interactions, shock…

  • David Crystal's Introduction to Language

    David Crystal's Introduction to Language
    av David Crystal

    Övrigt - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415602679

    ‘A brilliantly accessible introduction to core topics in English language and linguistics. My students loved it.’ David Adger, Queen Mary, University of London, UK ‘Entertaining, clear and informative. David Crystal’s lecture…

  • Internet Linguistics

    Internet Linguistics
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415602716

    The Internet is now an integral part of contemporary life, and linguists are increasingly studying its influence on language. In this student-friendly guidebook, leading language authority Professor David Crystal follows on from his landmark bestsel…

  • Internet Linguistics

    Internet Linguistics
    av David Crystal

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415602686

    The Internet is now an integral part of contemporary life, and linguists are increasingly studying its influence on language. In this student-friendly guidebook, leading language authority Professor David Crystal follows on from his landmark bestsel…

  • Words Words Words

    Words Words Words
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199210770

    Words, Words, Words is all about the wonder of words. Drawing on a lifetime's experience, David Crystal explores language in all its rich varieties through words: the very building blocks of our communication. Language has no life of its own: it onl…

  • Making Sense: The Glamorous Story of English Grammar

    Making Sense: The Glamorous Story of English Grammar
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780197521823

    In Making Sense, David Crystal confronts the foe of many: grammar. Once taught relentlessly to all students in the English-speaking world, grammar disappeared from most school curricula, so that terms such as preposition and conjunction now often co…

  • The Human Tradition in the Civil Rights Movement

    The Human Tradition in the Civil Rights Movement

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780742544093

    The American civil rights movement represents one of the most remarkable social revolutions in all of world history. While no one would discount the significance of the leadership of Martin Luther King and others, we should also recognize that the f…

  • The Human Tradition in the Civil Rights Movement

    The Human Tradition in the Civil Rights Movement

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780742544086

    The American civil rights movement represents one of the most remarkable social revolutions in all of world history. While no one would discount the significance of the leadership of Martin Luther King and others, we should also recognize that the f…

  • Txtng: The Gr8 Db8

    Txtng: The Gr8 Db8
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199571338

    This book takes a long hard look at the text-messaging phenomenon and its effects on literacy, language, and society. Young people who seem to spend much of their time texting sometimes appear unable or unwilling to write much else. Media outrage ha…

  • Discover Grammar

    Discover Grammar
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780582294356

    An enthusiastic and practical approach to language learning A riveting and valuable combination of David Crystal's language expertise and Geoff Barton's sound, practical classroom experience. Essential reference for every class working towards GCSE…

  • Return to Freeport

    Return to Freeport
    av Crystal Fraiser

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934547892

    Go back to the city that started it all! Return to Freeport is a new adventure set in and around Chris Pramas's classic City of Adventure that mixes fantasy, pirates, and Lovecraftian horror with nonstop danger and potential rewards. Player characte…

  • The World of Lazarus

    The World of Lazarus
    av Neal Bailey

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934547922

    The World of Lazarus is the first campaign setting for Green Ronin's new Modern AGE RPG. Based on the critically acclaimed Lazarus series by Greg Rucka and Michael Lark and presented by Image Comics, the book brings this noir dystopia to tabletop ro…

  • Think on my Words

    Think on my Words
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107617681

    For decades, people have been studying Shakespeare's life and times and in recent years there has been a renewed surge of interest in aspects of his language. So how can we better understand Shakespeare? David Crystal provides a lively and original…

  • Think On My Words

    Think On My Words
    av David Crystal

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521876940

    'You speak a language that I understand not.' Hermione's words to Leontes in The Winter's Tale are likely to ring true with many people reading or watching Shakespeare's plays today. For decades, people have been studying Shakespeare's life and time…

  • Think On My Words

    Think On My Words
    av David Crystal

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521700351

    'You speak a language that I understand not.' Hermione's words to Leontes in The Winter's Tale are likely to ring true with many people reading or watching Shakespeare's plays today. For decades, people have been studying Shakespeare's life and time…

  • Five & Infinity

    Five & Infinity
    av David Brookshaw

    Spel - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781949160383

    A spider goddess seeks a safe exile on Earth. Dark deeds force heroes to an urban hell-literally. A prison planet holds the secret of the illegal soul trade. The Firecrown, once worn by the first and last empress of the Divine Empire, may be on the…

  • A Dictionary of Modern English Usage

    A Dictionary of Modern English Usage
    av H. W. Fowler

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199585892

    'What grammarians say should be has perhaps less influence on what shall be than even the more modest of them realize ...' No book had more influence on twentieth-century attitudes to the English language in Britain than Henry Fowler's Dictionary of…

  • The Language Revolution

    The Language Revolution
    av David Crystal

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745633138

    We are living through the consequences of a linguistic revolution. Dramatic linguistic change has left us at the beginning of a new era in the evolution of human language, with repercussions for many individual languages. In this book, David Crystal…

  • Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture

    Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781421440101

    Focusing on the past, present, and future of American eighteenth-century studies.In a section commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, Howard D. Weinbrot, Felicity A. Nussbaum, and Heather McPher…

  • Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture

    Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781421443423

    A selection of the most exciting current work in eighteenth-century studies.Focusing on the fraught ways in which communities are defined, volume 51 of Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture showcases groundbreaking research in all of the disciplines…

  • Pumpkin Spice Madness

    Pumpkin Spice Madness
    av Crystal Burnette, David Burnette

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781729371688

  • Birthplace of Addiction

    Birthplace of Addiction
    av David C Foss and Crystal J Eack

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781545633946

    Do you want to understand drug addiction and alcoholism? Do you know someone addicted to or abusing street or prescription drugs or alcohol? Have you wished you knew how to help them? If your answer is YES to any of these questions, then Birthplace…

  • Words in Time and Place

    Words in Time and Place
    av David Crystal

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199680474

    Did you know that the English language has over 150 words for the adjective 'drunk' developed over 1,000 years? Be prepared to learn words you have never heard before, find out fascinating facts behind everyday words, and be surprised at how lively…

  • Assessing Grammar

    Assessing Grammar

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847696373

    This collection is a resource book for those working with language disordered clients in a range of languages. It collects together versions of the well-known Language Assessment Remediation Screening Procedure (LARSP) prepared for different languag…

  • Assessing Grammar

    Assessing Grammar

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847696380

    This collection is a resource book for those working with language disordered clients in a range of languages. It collects together versions of the well-known Language Assessment Remediation Screening Procedure (LARSP) prepared for different languag…