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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: International Journal for the Semiotics of Law
Publisher: Springer
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Description: Revue internationale de Sémiotique juridique

Editor-in-Chief: Anne Wagner

The International Journal for the Semiotics of Law welcomes articles applying different forms of textual analysis to the discourses of the law. They include the semiotics of Greimas, Peirce and Lacan, rhetoric, philosophy of language, pragmatics, sociolinguistics and deconstructionism, as well as more traditional legal philosophical approaches to the language of the law. Articles are welcome in either English or French.

ISSN: 0952-8059 (print version)
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

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