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By Diane Nottle

ISBN-10: 1682190587

ISBN-13: 9781682190586

greater than part 1000000 reporters are operating world wide, in line with the foreign Federation of newshounds, and plenty of millions of them are reporting and writing in English – particularly, American English – although it isn't really their local language.

Now comes a brand new ebook that may aid them: American English for international Media: The CUNY Journalism college consultant to Writing and talking for pros. The e-book is produced via and for reporters, yet may also support scholars and others in media and communications.

Some may have English of their present jobs, others to satisfy their pursuits to submit past their homelands or paintings in foreign media. English is quickly turning into the lingua franca of the twenty first century, and foreign media execs have to develop into either powerfuble and comfy in utilizing it. yet how? you've gotten studied it in class, yet institution English isn't highway English. and you can no longer find a way to check at a qualified tuition like CUNY’s. This publication brings CUNY’s English-language training to you.

This booklet is geared toward media pros utilizing English on the high-intermediate and complex degrees. if you happen to realized English much less officially, it studies uncomplicated grammatical phrases and defines universal media jargon.

Some early compliment for American English:

“This transparent, concise and thorough consultant hits simply the ideal notes for overseas reporters aiming for English-language media.”
– Jack R. Hart, newspaper writing trainer, writer of Storycraft

“Not only a nice language textbook for overseas media specialists…a good thought-out advent to the area and tradition of yankee journalism.” – Dr. Hana Cervinkova, collage of decrease Silesia, Poland

“The Arab international, believing that the actual use of language has the ability to unite various worlds, heartily welcomes this book.”
– Professor Swapna Koshy, college of Wollongong, Dubai

In American English for international Media, you’ll find:

- A consultant to the pro jargon and varieties you’ll have to use from day certainly one of operating with English-language media.
- A evaluation of the journalist’s No. 1 job: asking questions.
- pointers on quoting competently while interviewing in a language that's not your personal (and will not be your source’s).
- suggestion on correcting and combating the commonest blunders in writing and pronunciation.
- A reader-friendly A-to-Z consultant (searchable within the booklet) to English grammar and utilization that lays down the principles and explains the reasoning in the back of them.

For additional information, or for develop an boost assessment reproduction or table reproduction, or for boost school room revenues, please touch press@journalism.cuny.edu

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