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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: Working with Bilingual Children
Edited By: Karen P Corrigan
Sally Firth
Manindra K Verma

This book focuses on the primary school education of bilingual children in Britain. Topics discussed include: pedagogical issues - such as analyzing children's spoken and written English; practical matters - such as helping children settle down in a new environment; and issues relating to the National Curriculum - such as assessment and practical suggestions.

Publication Year: 1995
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1853592943
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 200pp
Prices: # 35.00 US PRICE: US$59.95

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 1853592935
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 200pp
Prices: # 13.95 US PRICE: US$23.95