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Language and creativity : the art of common talk

Language and creativity : the art of common talk

Author: Ronald Carter
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Repr. with corrView all editions and formats

Ronald Carter analyses naturally-occurring spoken language to reveal that ordinary people in everyday speech contexts demonstrate creative capacities for sensitivity to their contexts.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Carter
ISBN: 0415234492 9780415234498 0415234484 9780415234481
OCLC Number: 219063120
Description: XIII, 255 Seiten
Responsibility: Ronald Carter.


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'Reading this volume gives the same pleasure as dipping into a reference book on where words come from. It is fascinating and full of background interest ... It is an intriguing study, delving into Read more...

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