This book has considerable merits ...eminently readable ...coheres as a whole remarkably well ...an extremely wide range of research and literature is covered ...recommended' - EFL Gazette Until recently, vocabulary has been relatively neglected as an area of language study. This book provides the necessary basis for further study of modern English vocabulary, with particular reference to linguistic descriptive frameworks and to educational contexts. A detailed and wide-ranging bibliography covers many aspects of lexis and modern English language studies. Part 1 : offers an introductory account of linguistic approaches to the analysis of the modern lexicon in English Part 2 : reviews recent work on vocabulary in relation to literary stylistics, lexicography and vocabulary learning and teaching Part 3 : details two case studies
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Vocabulary has been one of the growth areas of language study over the past three decades. In this second edition, Ronald Carter updates progress in key areas of language description and applied linguistics. It includes updated chapters on: vocabulary and language teaching; dictionaries and lexicography; and the literary study of vocabulary. Also included is additional material on the relationship between vocabulary, grammar and discourse and the implications of new insights into vocabulary for the study of speech and writing in English.Product Description:
Vocabulary has been widely praised for the breadth, depth and clarity of its approach. This edition includes updated chapters on: vocabulary and language teaching dictionaries and lexicography the literary study of vocabulary. It also includes new material on: the relationship between vocabulary, grammar and discourse the implications of new insights into vocabulary for the study of speech and writing.
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