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ELing 325 - Grammar of English: Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

For Don Chapman's ELing 325 Class

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Specialized reference sources (encyclopedias, dictionaries, etc.) are great starting points for your research. Get background information about your topic and note what is being discussed and researched. Get a better idea of how you might want to narrow your topic.  Take note of who the authorities are, terminology, important articles and books on the subject, etc.

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The Blackwell Linguistics Reference Online offers you a number of handbooks & encyclopedias ranging from language acquisition to syntax, from phonetics to writing systems, from English to Japanese. 

Blackwell Linguistic Reference Online



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