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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: Incorporating Corpora
Subtitle: The Linguist and the Translator
Edited By: Gunilla Anderman
Margaret Rogers
Series Title: Translating Europe

Covering a number of European languages from Portuguese to Hungarian, this
volume includes many new studies of translation patterns using parallel
corpora focusing on particular linguistic features, as well as
broader-ranging contributions on translation 'universals'. Chapter 1sets
the scene by tracing the origins of modern corpus-based studies to earlier
developments in Linguistics.

Publication Year: 2007
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
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Linguistic Field(s): Translation
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1853599867
ISBN-13: 9781853599866
Pages: 265
Prices: U.S. $ 159.95
U.K. £ 79.95

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 1853599859
ISBN-13: 9781853599859
Pages: 265
Prices: U.K. £ 34.95
U.S. $ 69.95