Lindquist, H. (2009), Corpus Linguistics and the Description of English, Edinburgh University Press
and other material provided by the lecturer
Foley, M. and Hall, D. (2003). Advanced Learner's Grammar. Harlow: Pearson Education Limited.
Teague, G & Beechey, A, (2013), USA - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture
Kingsolver, B. (1990). Animal Dreams. London: Abacus books. (other editions are available).
And other material provided during the course.