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This list acknowledges recent works (except offprints of single articles) that appear to bear on the scientific study of language. The receipt of individual books cannot be separately acknowledged and no book can be returned to the publisher. Note especially that by accepting a book the Editor implies no promise that it will be reviewed in this journal. Reviews are printed as circumstances permit.

Achugar, Mariana. 2008. What we remember: The construction of memory in military discourse. (Discourse approaches to politics, society and culture 29.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. x, 246.
Ai, Ruixi Ressy. 2008. Elliptical predicate constructions in Mandarin. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 268.
Andronov, M. S. 2008. Jazyk Malto. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 62.
Armon-Lotem, Sharon; Gabi Danon; and Susan Rothstein (eds.) 2008. Current issues in generative Hebrew linguistics. (Linguistik aktuell/Linguistics today 134.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. vii, 393.
Ayoun, Dalila (ed.) 2008. Studies in French applied linguistics. (Language learning & language teaching 21.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xiii, 400.
Barðdal, Jóhanna. 2008. Productivity: Evidence from case and argument structure in Icelandic. (Constructional approaches to language 8.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xiii, 209.
Battistella, Edwin L. 2009. Do you make these mistakes in English? The story of Sherwin Cody's famous language school. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pp. 214.
Belletti, Adriana. 2009. Structures and strategies. New York: Routledge. Pp. 370.
Bengtson, John D. (ed.) 2008. In hot pursuit of language in prehistory: Essays in the four fields of anthropology, in honor of Harold Crane Fleming. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xxiv, 476.
Berg, Thomas. 2009. Structure in language: A dynamic perspective. New York: Routledge. Pp. 396.
Berjaoui, Nasser. 2008. The Moroccan Arabic 'ġuş': Five categories. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 698.
Berjaoui, Nasser. 2008. The X. . .X∂yyuC family of Moroccan secret languages. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 176.
Betz, Emma. 2008. Grammar and interaction: Pivots in German conversation. (Studies in discourse and grammar 21.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xiii, 208.
Bielsa, Esperança, and Susan Bassnett. 2009. Translation in global news. New York: Routledge. Pp. 162.
Blake, Robert J. 2008. Brave new digital classroom: Technology and foreign language learning. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press. Pp. 189.
Boghossian, Paul. 2008. Content and justification: Philosophical papers. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pp. 358.
Callary, Edward. 2009. Place names of Illinois. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press. Pp. 425.
Cañamero, Lola, and Ruth Aylett (eds.) 2008. Animating expressive characters for social interaction. (Advances in consciousness research 74.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xxiii, 296.
Cheng, Winnie; Chris Greaves; and Martin Warren. 2008. A corpus-driven study of discourse intonation: The Hong Kong Corpus of Spoken English (Prosodic). (Studies in corpus linguistics 32.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xi, 325. (includes CD-Rom)
Corbett, Greville G., and Michael Noonan (eds.) 2008. Case and grammatical relations: Studies in honor of Bernard Comrie. (Typological studies in language 81.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. ix, 290.
Cronin, Michael. 2009. Translation goes to the movies. New York: Routledge. Pp. 145.
de Brabanter, Philippe, and Patrick Dendale (eds.) 2008. Commitment. (Belgian journal of linguistics 22.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. 276.
Dror, Itiel E., and Stevan Harnad (eds.) 2008. Cognition distributed: How cognitive technology extends our minds. (Benjamins current topics 16.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xiii, 258.
Ferraresi, Gisella, and Maria Goldbach (eds.) 2008. Principles of syntactic reconstruction. (Current issues in linguistic theory 302.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xvii, 219.
García, Ofelia. 2008. Bilingual education in the 21st century: A global perspective. Oxford: Blackwell. Pp. 496.
Gibbons, John, and M. Teresa Turell (eds.) 2008. Dimensions of forensic linguistics. (AILA applied linguistics series 5.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. vi, 316.
Gnanadesikan, Amalia E. 2008. The writing revolution: Cuneiform to the internet. Oxford: Blackwell. Pp. 328. [End Page 241]
Gómez González, María de los Ángeles; J. Lachlan MacKenzie; and Elsa M. González Álvarez (eds.) 2008. Current trends in contrastive linguistics: Functional and cognitive perspectives. (Studies in functional and structural linguistics 60.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xxi, 333.
González Rodríguez, María José. 2008. Cultura y estructura del discurso: La prensa nacional Británica. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 88.
Hannß, Katja. 2008. Uchumataqu: The lost language of the Urus of Bolivia: A grammatical description of the language as documented between 1894 and 1952. Leiden: CNWS Publications. Pp. 303.
Harbert, Wayne; Sally McConnell-Ginet; Amanda Miller; and John Whitman (eds.) 2009. Language and poverty. Bristol: Multilingual Matters. Pp. 225.
Humez, Alexander. 2008. On the dot: The speck that changed the world. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pp. 256.
Intumbo, Incanha. 2008. Estudo comparative da morfo-sintaxe do crioulo guineense, do balanta e do português. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 124.
Johnstone, Barbara, and Christopher Eisenhart (eds.) 2008. Rhetoric in detail: Discourse analyses of rhetorical talk and text. (Discourse approaches to politics, society and culture 31.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. viii, 330.
Jones, Kimberly, and Tsuyoshi Ono (eds.) 2008. Style shifting in Japanese. (Pragmatics & beyond new series 180.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. vii, 335.
Kallulli, Dalina, and Liliane Tasmowski (eds.) 2008. Clitic doubling in the Balkan languages. (Linguistik aktuell/Linguistics today 130.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. ix, 442.
Kandybowicz, Jason. 2008. The grammar of repetition: Nupe grammar at the syntax-phonology interface. (Linguistik aktuell/Linguistics today 136.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xiii, 168.
Kelly, Nataly. 2008. Telephone interpreting: A comprehensive guide to the profession. Victoria: Trafford. Pp. 287.
Kouega, Jean-Paul. 2008. A dictionary of Cameroon Pidgin English usage: Pronunciation, grammar, and vocabulary. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 148.
Kouwenberg, Silvia, and John Victor Singler. 2008. The handbook of pidgin and creole studies. Oxford: Blackwell. Pp. 704.
Kunt, Naciye; Javanshir Shibliyev; and Fatoş Erozan (eds.) 2008. ELT profession: Challenges and prospects: The proceedings of the 2nd international conference on ELT, 2006, Eastern Mediterranean University, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 297.
Lahlali, El Mustapha. 2008. Advanced media Arabic. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press. Pp. 292.
Laury, Ritva (ed.) 2008. Crosslinguistic studies of clause combining: The multifunctionality of conjunctions. (Typological studies in language 80.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xiv, 253.
Levelt, Willem J. M. 2008. Formal grammars in linguistics and psycholinguistics. Vol. 1: An introduction to the theory of formal languages and automat. Vol. 2: Applications in linguistic theory. Vol. 3: Psycholinguistic applications. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. viii, 585.
Li, Chao. 2008. Mandarin resultative verb compounds: Where syntax, semantics, and pragmatics meet. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 161.
Libert, Alan Reed. 2008. Daughters of Esperanto. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 166.
Lieberman, Philip. 2006. Toward an evolutionary biology of language. Cambridge, MA: Belknap/Harvard University Press. Pp. 427.
Linguistics Abstracts 24.4 (December 2008).
Lipski, John M. 2008. Varieties of Spanish in the United States. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press. Pp. 303.
Luraghi, Silvia, and Claudia Parodi. 2008. Key terms in syntax and syntactic theory. New York: Continuum. Pp. 265.
MacDonald, Jonathan E. 2008. The syntactic nature of inner aspect: A minimalist perspective. (Linguistik aktuell/Linguistics today 133.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xv, 241.
Maho, Jouni Filip. 2008. Indices to Bantu languages. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 187.
McClelland, Clive W., III. 2008. A phonology of Tarifit Berber. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 154.
McClelland, Clive W., III. 2008. Texts for linguistic analysis: Glossed narratives in Tarifit Berber. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 169. (Includes CD-Rom)
Michaelis, Susanne (ed.) 2008. Roots of creole structures: Weighing the contribution of substrates and superstrates. (Creole language library 33.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xvii, 425.
Mojsisch, Burkhard; Olaf Pluta; and Rudolf Rehn (eds.) 2008. Bochumer Philosophisches Jahrbuch für Antike und Mittelalter, Band 12 (2007). Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. 306. [End Page 242]
Mołczanow, Janina. 2008. The phonology of glides in Russian. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 92.
Mushin, Ilana, and Brett Baker (eds.) 2008. Discourse and grammar in Australian languages. (Studies in language companion series 104.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. x, 239.
Nevalainen, Terttu; Irma Taavitsainen; Päivi Pahta; and Minna Korhonen (eds.) 2008. The dynamics of linguistic variation: Corpus evidence on English past and present. (Studies in language variation 2.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. viii, 339.
Ninio, Anat. 2006. Language and the learning curve: A new theory of syntactic development. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pp. 206.
NOWELE: Early and pre-historic language development in north-western Europe 54/55 (2008).
Östman, Jan-Ola, and Jef Verschueren (eds.) 2008. Handbook of pragmatics, 2008 installment. (Handbook of pragmatics 12.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. vii, 200.
Oxford, Will. 2008. A grammatical study of Innu-aimun particles. Winnipeg: Algonquin and Iroquoian Linguistics. Pp. 301.
Parkinson, Dilworth B. (ed.) 2008. Perspectives on Arabic linguistics: Papers from the annual symposium on Arabic linguistics, vol. 21, Provo, Utah, March 2007. (Current issues in linguistic theory 301.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. x, 206.
Partridge, Eric. 2009. Origins: An etymological dictionary of Modern English. New York: Routledge. Pp. 972.
Perkins, Michael. 2007. Pragmatic impairment. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Pp. 230.
Philp, Jenefer; Rhonda Oliver; and Alison Mackey (eds.) 2008. Second language acquisition and the younger learner: Child's play? (Language learning & language teaching 23.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. viii, 334.
Pittner, Karin (ed.) 2008. Beiträge zu Sprache und Sprachen 6: Vorträge der 16. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Sprache und Sprachen (Gesus e.V.). Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 580.
Powers, John H., and Xiaosui Xiao (eds.) 2008. The social construction of SARS: Studies of a health communication crisis. (Discourse approaches to politics, society and culture 30.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. vi, 242.
Quesada Pacheco, Miguel Ángel. 2008. Gramática de la lengua guaymí (ngäbe). Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 190.
Ramsay, Guy. 2008. Shaping minds: A discourse analysis of Chinese-language community mental health literature. (Discourse approaches to politics, society and culture 32.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. ix, 149.
Reyes, Angela, and Adrienne Lo (eds.) 2009. Beyond yellow English: Toward a linguistic anthropology of Asian Pacific America. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pp. 401.
Romportl, Simeon. 2008. On the biological nature of natural language and other essays. Munich: LINCOM Europa. Pp. 60.
Rosenwald, Lawrence. 2008. Multilingual America: Language and the making of American literature. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Pp. 174.
Ruiz de Mendoza Ibáñez, Francisco José (ed.) 2008. Annual review of cognitive linguistics, vol. 6. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. 366.
Saeed, John I. 2008. Semantics. 3rd edn. Oxford: Blackwell. Pp. 480.
Scalise, Sergio; Elisabetta Magni; and Antonietta Bisetto (eds.) 2009. Universals of language today. Dordrecht: Springer. Pp. 312.
Stainton, Robert J., and Christopher Viger (eds.) 2009. Compositionality, context and semantic values. Dordrecht: Springer. Pp. 296.
Stekeler-Weithofer, Pirmin (ed.) 2008. The pragmatics of making it explicit. (Benjamins current topics 15.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. viii, 237.
Sturgeon, Anne. 2008. The left periphery: The interaction of syntax, pragmatics and prosody in Czech. (Linguistik aktuell/Linguistics today 129.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xi, 143.
Ullrich, Jan (ed.) 2008. New Lakota dictionary. Bloomington, IN: Lakota Language Consortium. Pp. 1,100.
Vajda, Edward J. (ed.) 2008. Subordination and coordination strategies in North Asian languages. (Current issues in linguistic theory 300.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xii, 218.
van den Abeele, Baudouin, and Paul Wackers (eds.) 2008. Reinardus: Yearbook of the International Reynard Society, 2007-2008. (Reinardus 20.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. 200.
van Eemeren, Frans H., and Bart Garssen (eds.) 2008. Controversy and confrontation: Relating controversy analysis with argumentation theory. (Controversies 6.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xiii, 278.
van Koppen, Marjo, and Bert Botma (eds.) 2008. Linguistics in the Netherlands 2008. (Linguistics in the Netherlands 25.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. 190. [End Page 243]
Van Valin, Robert D., Jr. (ed.) 2008. Investigations of the syntax-semantics-pragmatics interface. (Studies in language companion series 105.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xxiv, 484.
Vanhove, Martine (ed.) 2008. From polysemy to semantic change: Towards a typology of lexical semantic associations. (Studies in language companion series 106.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xiii, 404.
Verkuyl, Henk J. 2008. Binary tense. Stanford, CA: CSLI Publications. Pp. 289.
Wajnryb, Ruth. 2008. You know what I mean? Words, contexts, and communication. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Pp. 225.
Weigand, Edda (ed.) 2008. Dialogue and rhetoric. (Dialogue studies 2.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xiv, 316.
Weizman, Elda. 2008. Positioning in media dialogue: Negotiating roles in the news interview. (Dialogue studies 3.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xiv, 208.
Willems, Klaas, and Ludovic de Cuypere (eds.) 2008. Naturalness and iconicity in language. (Iconicity in language and literature 7.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. ix, 249.
Yuste Rodrigo, Elia (ed.) 2008. Topics in language resources for translation and localisation. (Benjamins translation library 79.) Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. xii, 220.
Zeitschrift für Dialektologie und Linguistik 75.2 (2008). [End Page 244]

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1535-0665
Print ISSN
0097-8507
Pages
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2009-04-24
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