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forms of discourse with an introductory chapter on style

by Cairns, William B.

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Published by Ginn & Company in Boston, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- 19th century -- Rhetoric

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William B. Cairns.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1408 .C25 1896
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 356 p. ;
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6526044M
    LC Control Number10033532
    OCLC/WorldCa2619977

      Discourse analysis is an umbrella term for all those studies within applied linguistics which focus on units/stretches of language beyond the sentence level (J Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising. Each chapter thoroughly explores methodological and theoretical premises of discourse analytic approaches, tracing their evolution and developments, and giving priority to the current trends The book's strength lies particularly in its ability to establish connections between discursive concepts and first and second language teaching environments it is recommendable both for students and teachers encountering discourse analysis Cited by:

    Using corpus tools and technologies along with the notions of discourse analysis, the current study provides a quantitative and qualitative analysis of form, function, and distribution of Persian.   Introduction Since the study of language in use, as a goal of education, a means of education, and an instrument of social control and social change, is the principal concern of applied linguistics, it is easy to see why discourse analysis has such a vital part to play in the work that applied linguistics does, and why so much of the work that.

      Exploring a variety of approaches, including critical discourse analysis, conversation analysis, interactional and variationist sociolinguistics, ethnography, corpus linguistics, social semiotics, and other qualitative and quantitative methods, the book balances its comprehensive coverage with extensive practical examples, making it the ideal introductory text for students new to Author: Barbara Johnstone. Book Description: A clear and lively introduction to current trends in the theory, method and tools of discourse studies, this book is a valuable guide for students and teachers of linguistics as well as for those with an interest in the linguistic methods of analysing discourse (media, rhetoric and stylistics, pragmatics, communication studies scholars etc).


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Excerpt from The Forms of Discourse With an Introductory Chapter on Style Every teacher must have noticed that a pupil has a better style when he writes on a well-chosen subject and in accordance with a carefully prepared plan.

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Cairns. ☯ Full Synopsis: "Introduction to Discourse Studies follows on Jan Renkema s successful "Discourse Studies: An Introductory Textbook" (), published in four languages.

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This book highlights the evolution of John Sinclair’s theories and insights from studies on language teaching through detailed analyses of text and discourse, and into his later works on corpus :   Discourse analysis considers how language, both spoken and written, enacts social and cultural perspectives and identities.

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A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Gee, James Paul.

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