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Investigating English Language: An Introduction to the Nature and Functions of Language. By Howard Jackson and Peter Stockwell. An Introduction to Stylistic Text Analysis. By Urszula Clark. Though they specifically address the language theory section of the NEAB A-level English language syllabus, these could be used by A-level or undergraduate students studying any English language A-level syllabus. Pounds 12.99 each. Stanley Thornes as above.
Solo 1 and Solo 2 (second editions); Solo 3. By John Goodwin and Bill Taylor. Solo 3 is a new edition of this popular collection of dramatic monologues for use with key stage 3 and 4 English and drama or PSE pupils. The others are updated editions. Solo 3 contains short monologues exploring a moral dilemma from the perspectives of different characters. Solo 1 and 2 explore social themes. Pounds 5.50 each. Hodder Stoughton, 338 Euston Road, London NW1 3BH. Tel: 0171 873 6000.