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Prelims Paper 1: Introduction to English Language and Literature: eBooks

Subjects: English

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Blackwell Reference Online

Blackwell Reference Online provides full text access to key reference works. The texts are fully searchable and chapters can be read online in html format. You can browse the Linguistics section to find the titles you require or search a particular title or the whole collection.

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Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics

The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics covers the full range of topics in contemporary linguistics, with coverage across all aspects of spoken, written and signed language.  You'll find it by searching SOLO, or click the link below for the online version.

Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics (Second Edition)
Editor-in-Chief:   Keith Brown
ISBN: 978-0-08
-044854-1               

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