PART 1: LANGUAGE AND CULTURE ; 1. An Overview of Language and Learning ; 2. Doing Things with Language ; 3. Language Variation ; PART 2: LINGUISTICS AND LANGUAGE STRUCTURE ; 4. An Introduction to Linguistics and Grammar ; 5. Discourse Analysis/Text Linguistics ; 6. Syntax, Morphology and Lexicology ; 7. Phonology and the Relationship between Letters and Sounds ; 8. Differences between Speech and Writing ; PART 3: LANGUAGE ANED LEARNING ; 9. Learning Language ; 10. Learning a Second Language ; 11. Learning Literacy ; 12. Learning and Language: A Summary ; APPENDIX 1: AUSTRALIAN ENGLISH PHENOMES ; APPENDIX 2: CLASSIFICATION OF ENGLISH CONSONANTS ; GLOSSARY OF LANGUAGE TERMS ; REFERENCES ; INDEX
Marie Emmitt is a Professor and the Dean of Education at Australian Catholic University.
Matthew Zbaracki is a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Education at Australian Catholic University.
Linda Komesaroff was a former Senior Lecturer at Deakin University.
John Pollock was the former Head of Department of Industry Education at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.