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Contrastive Analysis of Discourse-pragmatic Aspects of Linguistic Genres
Language: en
Pages: 233
Authors: Karin Aijmer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-29 - Publisher: Springer

This volume will give readers insight into how genres are characterised by the patterns of frequency and distribution of linguistic features across a number of
Cross-linguistic Correspondences
Language: en
Pages: 295
Authors: Thomas Egan
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-15 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company

Contrastive Linguistics is an expanding field, as witnessed by the publication in recent years of an increasing number of monographs, collected volumes and jour
Conjunctive Markers of Contrast in English and French
Language: en
Pages: 436
Authors: Maïté Dupont
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-15 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company

Situated at the interface between corpus linguistics and Systemic Functional Linguistics, this volume focuses on conjunctive markers expressing contrast in Engl
Time in Languages, Languages in Time
Language: en
Pages: 307
Authors: Anna Čermáková
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-17 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company

This volume comprises a collection of contrastive studies on language and time. Languages represented include Czech, French, German, Mandarin, Norwegian and Swe
Academic Writing and Reader Engagement
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Niall Curry
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-08 - Publisher: Routledge

Academic Writing and Reader Engagement offers a concise linguistic description of the use and functions of questions in English, French and Spanish and discusse
Pragmatics in Practice
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Jan-Ola Östman
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

The ten volumes of Handbook of Pragmatics Highlights focus on the most salient topics in the field of pragmatics, thereby attempting to divide up its wide inter
History, Biography, and the Genre of Luke-Acts
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Andrew W. Pitts
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-15 - Publisher: BRILL

Most studies of the genre of Luke-Acts underestimate the role of literary divergence in genre analysis. This monograph will show how attention to literary diver
Pragmatics of Discourse
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Klaus P. Schneider
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-18 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

Discourse is language as it occurs, in any form or context, beyond the speech act. It may be written or spoken, monological or dialogical, but there is always a
Academic Discourse across Cultures
Language: en
Pages: 205
Authors: Igor Lakić
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-10 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Academic discourse has recently become a blooming field of research for linguists interested in genre and discourse analysis, as well as pragmatics. The methodo
Yearbook of Corpus Linguistics and Pragmatics 2015
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Jesús Romero-Trillo
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-20 - Publisher: Springer

The present volume, Current Approaches to Discourse and Translation Studies, presents innovative theoretical models and applications of the two disciplines in i