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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: Forging Multilingual Spaces
Subtitle: Integrated Perspectives on Majority and Minority Bilingual Education
Edited By: Christine Hélot
Anne-Marie de Mejía
Series Title: Bilingual Education and Bilingualism

This book is the first to propose an integrated approach to the study of
bilingual education in minority and majority settings. Contributions from
well-known scholars working in eight different countries in Europe and the
Americas show that it is possible to bridge the gap between prestigious
elite bilingualism and the bilingualism of minority communities and work
towards the construction of multilingual spaces.

Publication Year: 2008
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1847690769
ISBN-13: 9781847690760
Pages: 280
Prices: U.S. $ 139.95
U.K. £ 69.95

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 1847690750
ISBN-13: 9781847690753
Pages: 280
Prices: U.K. £ 27.95
U.S. $ 54.95