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  • Getting others to do things: A pragmatic typology of recruitments 

    Unknown author
    Published 2020-01-01
    Getting others to do things is a central part of social interaction in any human society. Language is our main tool for this purpose. In this book, we show that sequences of interaction in which one person’s behaviour ...
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  • Are onshore pathway students prepared for effective university participation? A case study of an international postgraduate cohort 

    Dyson, Bronwen Patricia
    Published 2014-01-01
    As English language (EL) proficiency becomes a key issue for Australian universities, EL entry levels and the pathways preparing international students for university are also rising in importance. Crucially, according to ...
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    Article
  • A dictionary of Ngardi 

    Cataldi, Lee
    Published 2011-01-01
    This dictionary was compiled by Lee Cataldi 2004. This version of the dictionary was completed in 2011. Copyright is held by the Ngardi elders - Mungkirna Napaljarri as of printing. Requests for any further use of contents ...
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  • Author Profiling for English and Arabic Emails 

    Estival, Dominique; Gaustad, Tanja; Hutchinson, Ben; Pham, Son Bao; Radford, Will
    Published 2008-01-01
    This paper reports on some aspects of a research project aimed at automating the analysis of texts for the purpose of author profiling and identification. The Text Attribution Tool (TAT) was developed for the purpose of ...
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    Article
  • How Warumungu people express new concepts 

    Simpson, Jane
    Published 1985-01-01
    This article describes strategies used by Warumungu speakers to create new words and ways of expressing new concepts, in the context of multilingual society in which speakers of Indigenous Australian languages view language ...
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