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By Diane Nottle

ISBN-10: 1682190587

ISBN-13: 9781682190586

greater than part one million reporters are operating world wide, in line with the overseas Federation of newshounds, and plenty of hundreds of thousands of them are reporting and writing in English – in particular, American English – although it isn't their local language.

Now comes a brand new e-book that might support them: American English for global Media: The CUNY Journalism college consultant to Writing and conversing for pros. The e-book is produced by way of and for newshounds, yet may also aid scholars and others in media and communications.

Some may have English of their present jobs, others to satisfy their objectives to submit past their homelands or paintings in foreign media. English is swiftly changing into the lingua franca of the twenty first century, and foreign media execs have to develop into either efficient and cozy in utilizing it. yet how? you could have studied it in class, yet college English isn't really highway English. and you can now not have the option to review at a certified institution like CUNY’s. This e-book brings CUNY’s English-language training to you.

This booklet is aimed toward media execs utilizing English on the high-intermediate and complex degrees. in case you realized English much less officially, it studies easy grammatical phrases and defines universal media jargon.

Some early compliment for American English:

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

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

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

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

- A advisor to the pro jargon and kinds 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 correctly whilst interviewing in a language that isn't your individual (and will not be your source’s).
- recommendation on correcting and fighting the commonest blunders in writing and pronunciation.
- A reader-friendly A-to-Z advisor (searchable within the ebook) to English grammar and utilization that lays down the principles and explains the reasoning at the back of them.

For additional info, or for improve an boost assessment replica or table reproduction, or for strengthen school room revenues, please touch press@journalism.cuny.edu

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