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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: Foundations of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism
Subtitle: Fifth Edition
Written By: Colin F. Baker
Series Title: Bilingual Education and Bilingualism

Please Note: This is a new version of a previously announced text.

The fifth edition of this bestselling book provides a comprehensive
introduction to bilingualism and bilingual education. In a compact and
clear style, its 19 chapters cover all the crucial issues in bilingualism
at individual, group and national levels.

Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Language Acquisition
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Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9781847693563
Pages: 512
Prices: U.S. $ 139.95
U.K. £ 74.95

Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781847693556
Pages: 512
Prices: U.K. £ 24.95
U.S. $ 39.95