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English for international journalists / Mike Gandon ; edited by Heather Purdey.

By: Gandon, Mike [author]Contributor(s): Purdey, Heather [editor]Material type: TextTextPublication details: London ; New York : Routledge, 2013. Description: vi, 191 pages ; illustrations ; 24 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780415609708 (pbk)Subject(s): English language -- Usage | Journalism -- Authorship | English language -- Grammar | English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakersLOC classification: PE1116 | J6G15 2013
Contents:
Introduction -- Making contact -- Interviewing -- Some tricky grammar -- Prepositions -- Phrasal verbs -- The Language of journalism -- Broadcast language -- Comment, opinion and blogs -- The Language of impartial reporting -- Sensitive language -- Sensitive language -- Specialist reporting -- The Language of the newsroom -- Fun phrases -- Common mistakes -- Answers to exercises -- Appendices: Self-diagnostic tests -- index.
Summary: "Is a clear and engaging step-by-step guide for non-native speakers using English in journalism across all forms of media. In-depth language analysis is provided in the specialised context of journalism, as well as a comprehensive approach to the rules and guidelines necessary for avoiding the pitfalls and errors that undermine accuracy and clarity."--Back cover.
List(s) this item appears in: Print Books 2020
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Includes index.

"Companion website: www.routledge.co.uk/cw/gandon"--Back cover.

Introduction -- Making contact -- Interviewing -- Some tricky grammar -- Prepositions -- Phrasal verbs -- The Language of journalism -- Broadcast language -- Comment, opinion and blogs -- The Language of impartial reporting -- Sensitive language -- Sensitive language -- Specialist reporting -- The Language of the newsroom -- Fun phrases -- Common mistakes -- Answers to exercises -- Appendices: Self-diagnostic tests -- index.

"Is a clear and engaging step-by-step guide for non-native speakers using English in journalism across all forms of media. In-depth language analysis is provided in the specialised context of journalism, as well as a comprehensive approach to the rules and guidelines necessary for avoiding the pitfalls and errors that undermine accuracy and clarity."--Back cover.

Fund 164 Creative Mind Books Center Purchased 08/16/2018 76626 nej 2,570.40 2018-06-610 2018-1-0296

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