The Language of Sport, Paperback Book

The Language of Sport Paperback

Part of the Intertext series


The Language of Sport: * looks in detail at the language of sports-talk including commentary and 'new sportswriting' * explores linguistic representation of related issues such as gender, national/regional identity * examines the way sport sells itself as an agent of social cohesion and as a way to sell other products * includes BBC, ITV and radio transcripts of such sporting events as Euro '96


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128 pages, glossary
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: linguistics
  • ISBN: 9780415169110

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