Download e-book for kindle: American English for World Media: The CUNY Journalism School by Diane Nottle

By Diane Nottle

ISBN-10: 1682190587

ISBN-13: 9781682190586

greater than part 1000000 reporters are operating worldwide, in keeping with the foreign 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 really their local language.

Now comes a brand new booklet that may aid them: American English for international Media: The CUNY Journalism tuition advisor to Writing and conversing for execs. The e-book is produced by means of and for reporters, 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 post past their homelands or paintings in overseas media. English is speedily changing into the lingua franca of the twenty first century, and overseas media pros have to turn into either efficient and cozy in utilizing it. yet how? you have studied it at school, yet college English isn't road English. and you'll no longer have the ability to review at a certified tuition like CUNY’s. This booklet brings CUNY’s English-language training to you.

This e-book is aimed toward media pros utilizing English on the high-intermediate and complicated degrees. in case you realized English much less officially, it stories easy grammatical phrases and defines universal media jargon.

Some early compliment for American English:

“This transparent, concise and thorough advisor hits simply the proper notes for foreign newshounds 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 yankee journalism.” – Dr. Hana Cervinkova, college of decrease Silesia, Poland

“The Arab global, believing that the actual use of language has the facility to unite different worlds, heartily welcomes this book.”
– Professor Swapna Koshy, collage of Wollongong, Dubai

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

- A consultant to the pro jargon and types you’ll have to use from day considered one of operating with English-language media.
- A evaluate of the journalist’s No. 1 activity: asking questions.
- pointers on quoting appropriately while interviewing in a language that isn't your individual (and will not be your source’s).
- recommendation on correcting and fighting the commonest error in writing and pronunciation.
- A reader-friendly A-to-Z advisor (searchable within the publication) to English grammar and utilization that lays down the foundations and explains the reasoning at the back of them.

For additional info, or for enhance an increase overview reproduction or table replica, or for boost school room revenues, please touch press@journalism.cuny.edu

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