Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Sub-Categories of linguistics


Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


linguistics

361 results

Sounds Appealing: The Passionate Story of English Pronunciation

978/178/125/9781781256107.jpg

Sounds Appealing: The Passionate Story of English Pronunciation

David Crystal

linguistics; Sociolinguistics; Dialect, slang & jargon; Advocate - Poetry & Writing

Paperback

It's not what you say, it's the way that you say it ...<br /><br />There... [more]

$22.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Korean Stories for Language Learners: Traditional Folktales in Korean & English

978/080/485/9780804850032.jpg

Korean Stories for Language Learners: Traditional Folktales in Korean &...

Julie Damron, EunSun You, EunSun You

Writing systems, alphabets; Language teaching & learning (other than ELT); Anthologies (non-poetry); Languages & ESL

Paperback

The most enjoyable way to learn about an unfamiliar culture is through its stories especially when they're told in two languages!... [more]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Around the World in 80 Words: A Journey Through the English Language

978/178/396/9781783964000.jpg

Around the World in 80 Words: A Journey Through the English Language

Paul Anthony Jones

Language: history & general works; linguistics; Slang & dialect humour

Hardback

For armchair travellers and language nerds: the surprising stories behind places that have become words. [more]

$27.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Words That Go Ping: The Ridiculously Wonderful World of Onomatopoeia

978/176/063/9781760632199.jpg

Words That Go Ping: The Ridiculously Wonderful World of Onomatopoeia

Barbara Lasserre

Language: history & general works; linguistics

Hardback

Barbara Lasserre brings the neglected world of onomatopoeia to life in this witty little gem of a book which will delight... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Lets Learn Hiragana: First Book of Basic Japanese Writing

978/156/836/9781568363899.jpg

Lets Learn Hiragana: First Book of Basic Japanese Writing

Yauko Mitamura

Writing systems, alphabets; Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Languages & ESL

Paperback

There are three types of Japanese script--katakana, hiragana, and kanji. It is possible to read Japanese knowing only a limited... [more]

$23.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Furphies and Whizz-bangs: Anzac Slang from the Great War

978/019/559/9780195597356.jpg

Furphies and Whizz-bangs: Anzac Slang from the Great War

Amanda Laugesen (Director, Australian National Dictionary Centre)

Language: reference & general; Dictionaries; linguistics; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Military history

Paperback

This book illuminates Australian soldiers' voices, feelings and thoughts, through exploration of the words and language used... [more]

$32.95  $12.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia: Language, Culture, Identity

978/113/741/9781137414311.jpg

Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia: Language, Culture, Identity

Finex Ndhlovu

Sociolinguistics; History; Migration, immigration & emigration; Ethnic minorities & multicultural studies

Hardback

Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia extends debates on identities, cultures and notions of race and racism into new... [more]

$137.95  $40.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Integrated Korean Intermediate 1 2nd Ed Workbook

978/082/483/9780824836511.jpg

Integrated Korean Intermediate 1 2nd Ed Workbook

Mee-Jeong Park, Sang-Suk Oh, Joowon Suh, Mary Shin Kim

linguistics; Languages & ESL

Paperback

This workbook accompanies the thoroughly revised edition of Integrated Korean: Intermediate 1, the third volume of the best-selling... [more]

$46.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Integrated Korean Intermediate 1 2nd Ed Textbook

978/082/483/9780824836504.jpg

Integrated Korean Intermediate 1 2nd Ed Textbook

Young-Mee Cho, Carol Schulz, Ho-Min Sohn, Sung-Ock Sohn, Hyo Lee

linguistics; Languages & ESL

Paperback

These textbooks are the 9th and 10th volumes in a five-level series developed by teachers and linguists of Korean. Each lesson... [more]

$54.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Appraising Research: Evaluation in Academic Writing

978/023/055/9780230553491.jpg

Appraising Research: Evaluation in Academic Writing

S. Hood

Writing & editing guides; Semantics; Language teaching theory & methods; Language teaching & learning material & coursework

Hardback

Focusing on the introductions to research articles in a variety of disciplines, the author uses appraisal theory to analyze... [more]

$157.95  $35.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
First Course in Japanese Accelerated Level Textbook with CD 2nd Edition

978/174/125/9781741251883.jpg

First Course in Japanese Accelerated Level Textbook with CD 2nd Edition...

Fudeko Obazawa Reekie

linguistics; Educational: Languages other than English; Languages & ESL

Mixed media product

This popular text for upper-secondary beginners adopts a thematic approach, while also teaching the required kanji, vocabulary... [more]

$59.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Most Common Chinese Radicals: New Approaches to Learning Chinese

978/780/052/9787800525766.jpg

Most Common Chinese Radicals: New Approaches to Learning Chinese

Zhang Pengpeng

linguistics; Languages & ESL

Paperback

This writing strand of the programme New Approaches to Learning Chinese uses 108 most commonly used Chinese radicals, sequences... [more]

$16.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
English Verbs 3rd Ed (Practice Makes Perfect)

978/126/014/9781260143751.jpg

English Verbs 3rd Ed (Practice Makes Perfect)

Loretta S. Gray

Grammar, syntax; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Build your English skills with this bestselling guide to English verbs! Knowing when and why to use certain verbs can be... [more]

$22.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Four Words for Friend: Why Using More Than One Language Matters Now More Than Ever

978/030/023/9780300231083.jpg

Four Words for Friend: Why Using More Than One Language Matters Now More...

Marek Kohn

linguistics; Social, group or collective psychology; Cognition & cognitive psychology

Hardback

A compelling argument about the importance of using more than one language in today's world [more]

$44.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Championing Science: Communicating Your Ideas to Decision Makers

978/052/029/9780520298095.jpg

Championing Science: Communicating Your Ideas to Decision Makers

Roger D. Aines, Amy L. Aines

Phonetics, phonology; Communication studies; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Championing Science shows scientists how to persuasively communicate complex scientific ideas to decision makers in government,... [more]

$47.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Multilingual Sydney

978/113/859/9781138592667.jpg

Multilingual Sydney

Alice Chik (Macquarie University, Australia), Phil Benson (Macquarie University, Australia), Robyn Moloney (Macquarie University, Australia)

Sociolinguistics; Bilingualism & multilingualism; Applied linguistics for ELT; History

Paperback

The rise of global mobility has had a deep impact on the study of urban multilingualism. Once associated with research on... [more]

$62.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
New Reference Grammar of Modern Spanish 5th Ed

978/113/812/9781138124011.jpg

New Reference Grammar of Modern Spanish 5th Ed

Carmen Benjamin, John Butt

Grammar, syntax; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Long-trusted as the most practical and comprehensive Spanish grammar book available, A NEW REFERENCE GRAMMAR OF MODERN SPANISH... [more]

$69.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Secret Life of Language

978/178/840/9781788400244.jpg

The Secret Life of Language

Simon Pulleyn

Language: reference & general; linguistics

Paperback

Discover the fascinating history of human language around the world, and learn about all the hidden processes underlying... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language

978/110/843/9781108437738.jpg

The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language

David Crystal (University of Reading)

Language: history & general works; linguistics; Encyclopaedias & reference works

Paperback

An essential text for a new generation of twenty-first-century English language enthusiasts, its dual purpose as both a reference... [more]

$54.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Talk: The Science of Conversation

978/147/214/9781472140845.jpg

Talk: The Science of Conversation

Elizabeth Stokoe

linguistics; Psychology; Popular science; Popular psychology

Paperback

This book will change the way you think about talk. It will explain the big pay-offs to understanding conversation scientifically.... [more]

$35.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Manana Coursebook 2nd Ed: Spanish B for the IB Diploma

978/110/844/9781108440592.jpg

Manana Coursebook 2nd Ed: Spanish B for the IB Diploma

Rosa Parra Contreras, Marina Duranona, Carlos Valentini

Language acquisition; Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Educational: Languages other than English; Languages & ESL

Paperback

This expertly written Spanish B coursebook has been updated for the first examination in 2020 and provides students with thought-provoking... [more]

$77.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
How Old Is the Hebrew Bible?: A Linguistic, Textual, and Historical Study

978/030/023/9780300234886.jpg

How Old Is the Hebrew Bible?: A Linguistic, Textual, and Historical Study...

Ronald Hendel, Jan Joosten

Historical & comparative linguistics; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christian institutions & organisations

Hardback

From two expert scholars comes a comprehensive study of the dating of the Hebrew Bible [more]

$64.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Keywords for Today: A 21st Century Vocabulary

978/019/063/9780190636579.jpg

Keywords for Today: A 21st Century Vocabulary

The Keywords Project

Language: history & general works; linguistics

Paperback

From nature to cultural appropriation, and from black to terror, the most important words in political and cultural debate... [more]

$33.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Curious English Words and Phrases: The Truth Behind the Expressions We Use

978/192/533/9781925335873.jpg

Curious English Words and Phrases: The Truth Behind the Expressions We Use...

Max Cryer

Language: history & general works; Historical & comparative linguistics; Reference

Paperback

Language expert Max Cryer's new book is an up-to-date guide to some of the most interesting words and phrases in the English... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Linguistics: Why It Matters

978/150/953/9781509530762.jpg

Linguistics: Why It Matters

Geoffrey K. Pullum

linguistics; Historical & comparative linguistics

Paperback

Linguistics applies the analytical methods of the sciences to a subject formerly thought to belong mainly to the humanities:... [more]

$20.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
My Shopping Basket
Your cart does not contain any items.