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It's Been Said Before

By Orin Hargraves

It's Been Said Before "examines why certain phrases become clichés and why they should be avoided -- or why they still have life left in them."

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Sounds Fascinating

By J. C. Wells

How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.

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Title: Exploring Media Discourse
Written By: Myra Macdonald
Series Title: A Hodder Arnold Publication

The volume explores how a concept of discourse can be usefully applied to the analysis of visual as well as verbal texts. Drawing on case studies from American and British media, it re-examines the relationship between discourse and ideology, demonstrating how both interrelate and contribute to media analysis.

Publication Year: 2003
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0340719885
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 224
Prices: U.S. $ 60.00

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 0340719893
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 224
Prices: U.S. $ 21.95