LINGUIST List 14.2142

Wed Aug 13 2003

Books: Applied Ling, Italian: Kinder, Savini

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  1. jreid, Using Italian: Kinder, Savini

Message 1: Using Italian: Kinder, Savini

Date: Tue, 12 Aug 2003 15:03:18 +0000
From: jreid <>
Subject: Using Italian: Kinder, Savini

Title: Using Italian
Subtitle: A Guide to Contemporary Usage
Publication Year: 2004
Publisher: Cambridge University Press		 
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Author: John Kinder, University of Western Australia, Sydney,
Author: Vincenzo Savini, University of Western Australia, Sydney,

Paperback: ISBN: 0521485568, Pages: 320 / 1 map, Price: $22.00
Comment: Price subject to change

Reviewing key points, this guide to Italian usage is intended for
students who have acquired the basics of the language and wish to
extend their fluency and confidence. It pays special attention to
those areas of vocabulary and grammar which cause the most difficulty
to English-speakers, and consideration is given throughout to
questions of style and register. The text will be an essential
reference for learners seeking access to the finer nuances of the
Italian language.

1. Varieties of Italian; 2. Cognates; 3. Fields of meaning; 4. Complex
verbal expressions; 5. Suffixes; 6. Idioms similes proverbs; 7. Proper
names; 8. Geographical names; 9. Abbreviations and acronyms;
10. Italian index; English index;.List.

Lingfield(s): Applied Linguistics
		Language Acquisition
Subject Language(s): Italian (Language code: ITN)

Written In: English (Language Code: ENG)

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