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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: Studies of Fossilization in Second Language Acquisition
Edited By: ZhaoHong Han
Terence Odlin
Series Title: Second Language Acquisition

This volume, as a sequel to Fossilization in Adult Second Language
Acquisition by Han (2004), brings together a collection of most recent
theoretical and empirical studies on fossilization, a classic problem of
second language acquisition. It covers a wide range of perspectives and
issues. The analyses discussed herein address key concerns of many second
language researchers and teachers with regard to just how far anyone can go
in learning a new language.

Publication Year: 2005
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Language Acquisition
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1853598364
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 224
Prices: U.K. £ 59.95
U.S. $ 119.95

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 1853598356
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 224
Prices: U.K. £ 24.95
U.S. $ 49.95