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Product Description: Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact. This text explains what human language is and how it works, giving you a look into the multiple fascinating and surprising facets of this uniquely human trait. You'll find many opportunities to ask your own questions and explore the language in use all around you...read more

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9781285994222 | 7 pck pap/ edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 9, 2014), cover price $222.95 | About this edition: Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact.

Product Description: Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact. This text explains what human language is and how it works, giving you a look into the multiple fascinating and surprising facets of this uniquely human trait. You'll find many opportunities to ask your own questions and explore the language in use all around you...read more

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9781285994239 | 7 pck pap/ edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2014), cover price $222.95 | About this edition: Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact.

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Product Description: This workbook gives you the chance to use the linguistic principles you've been learning to analyze language data. Here you'll find exercises for practice in 30 natural languages, including popular ones, such as Chinese and Spanish, and threatened or nearly extinct ones, such as Lakota and Wichita, as well as constructed languages like Klingon (from the world of Star Trek) and Na'vi (spoken on Pandora in the movie Avatar)...read more

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9781285463582 | 6 csm wkb edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2014), cover price $128.95 | About this edition: This workbook gives you the chance to use the linguistic principles you've been learning to analyze language data.

Product Description: Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact. This text explains what human language is and how it works, giving you a look into the multiple fascinating and surprising facets of this uniquely human trait. You'll find many opportunities to ask your own questions and explore the language in use all around you...read more

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9781285994253 | 7 pck pap/ edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2014), cover price $222.95 | About this edition: Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact.

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Product Description: This workbooks is an excellent resource for students to get hands-on practice in linguistics - with sound files available on the website. It includes many exercises in many languages, including Na'vi (language created by Frommer for the movie Avatar); great variety of exercises, in progression of level of challenge; excellent data to analyze; division into English and non-English sections; organized so it can accompany any Intro to Linguistics textbook...read more

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9781413030853 | 4th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, May 4, 2007), cover price $136.95 | About this edition: This workbooks is an excellent resource for students to get hands-on practice in linguistics - with sound files available on the website.
9780155078260 | Wadsworth Pub Co, November 1, 1998, cover price $55.95

Product Description: Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact. This text explains what human language is and how it works, giving you a look into the multiple fascinating and surprising facets of this uniquely human trait. You'll find many opportunities to ask your own questions and explore the language in use all around you...read more

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9781285994246 | 7 pck pap/ edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2014), cover price $219.95 | About this edition: Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact.

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Product Description: Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact. This text explains what human language is and how it works, giving you a look into the multiple fascinating and surprising facets of this uniquely human trait. You'll find many opportunities to ask your own questions and explore the language in use all around you...read more

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9780495900412 | 6 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 27, 2011), cover price $209.95 | About this edition: Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact.
9781413030556 | 5th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, April 24, 2007), cover price $221.95
9780838407943 | 4th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, November 1, 2003), cover price $244.95 | About this edition: Finegan's best selling text, LANGUAGE: ITS STRUCTURE AND USE, Fourth Edition maintains its relevance with new emphasis on the political and social aspects of language including "Applications to the Professions.
9780155078277 | Wadsworth Pub Co, October 1, 1998, cover price $88.95 | About this edition: The third edition of Language: Its Structure and Use continues the tradition of comprehensive coverage of the core concepts of linguistics found in its first two editions: morphology, phonetics, phonology, stntax, and semantics.
9780155001220 | 2 sub edition (Harcourt College Pub, September 1, 1993), cover price $61.95 | About this edition: Excellent condition
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Product Description: This workbooks is an excellent resource for students to get hands-on practice in linguistics - with sound files available on the website. It includes many exercises in many languages, including Na'vi (language created by Frommer for the movie Avatar); great variety of exercises, in progression of level of challenge; excellent data to analyze; division into English and non-English sections; organized so it can accompany any Intro to Linguistics textbook...read more

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9780495912316 | 5th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, March 18, 2011), cover price $128.95 | About this edition: This workbooks is an excellent resource for students to get hands-on practice in linguistics - with sound files available on the website.

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Furnishing complete coverage of all official exam objectives for the SCJA exam for entry-level Java programmers, a helpful study guide offers reinforcement in basic test-taking skills, as well as practice in the multiple-choice questions found on the exam, accompanied by a CD-ROM that features a practice exam with more than one hundred original questions. Original. (Intermediate)

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9780071490030 | Pap/cdr edition (McGraw-Hill Osborne Media, August 12, 2009), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Furnishing complete coverage of all official exam objectives for the SCJA exam for entry-level Java programmers, a helpful study guide offers reinforcement in basic test-taking skills, as well as practice in the multiple-choice questions found on the exam, accompanied by a CD-ROM that features a practice exam with more than one hundred original questions.

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Product Description: This textbook furnishes a comprehensive survey of current language issues in the U.S., exploring the nature of language variation in the United States and its social, historical and political significance. The book is divided into three sections: Part I, American English; Part II, Other Language Varieties; and Part III, The Sociolinguistic Situation in the U...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Edward Finegan (editor) and John R. Rickford (editor)

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9780521771757 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 2, 2004, cover price $113.00 | About this edition: This textbook furnishes a comprehensive survey of current language issues in the U.

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9780521777476 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 13, 2004, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This textbook furnishes a comprehensive survey of current language issues in the U.

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Product Description: Used with any introductory language and linguistic text, this workbook provides exercise problems from 30 languages, including a significant number in English.

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9780838407950 | 3 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, December 1, 2003), cover price $66.95 | About this edition: Used with any introductory language and linguistic text, this workbook provides exercise problems from 30 languages, including a significant number in English.

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Product Description: This collection brings together several perspectives on language varieties defined according to their contexts of use--what are variously called registers, sublanguages, or genres. The volume highlights the importance of these central linguistic phenomena; it includes empirical analyses and linguistic descriptions, as well as explanations for existing patterns of variation and proposals for theoretical frameworks...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Douglas Biber (editor) and Edward Finegan (editor)

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9780195083644 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, January 13, 1994, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: This collection brings together several perspectives on language varieties defined according to their contexts of use--what are variously called registers, sublanguages, or genres.

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The battle between descriptive and prescriptive English language usage is brought to light in an historical survey of American grammarians and linguistics as well as popular and scholarly views of proper English

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9780807725818 | Teachers College Pr, July 1, 1980, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The battle between descriptive and prescriptive English language usage is brought to light in an historical survey of American grammarians and linguistics as well as popular and scholarly views of proper English

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