Personal Pronouns in Present-Day English

Personal Pronouns in Present-Day English

by Katie Wales
     
 

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In this comprehensive analysis of personal pronouns in present-day English, Katie Wales examines a wide range of discourses, texts and varieties of English around the world. Her approach is pragmatic and functional, rather than formal, and her concern is with speakers and writers and their uses of language in social, cultural and rhetorical contexts. The discussion is… See more details below

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In this comprehensive analysis of personal pronouns in present-day English, Katie Wales examines a wide range of discourses, texts and varieties of English around the world. Her approach is pragmatic and functional, rather than formal, and her concern is with speakers and writers and their uses of language in social, cultural and rhetorical contexts. The discussion is illustrated with numerous examples of the usage of personal pronouns and also of reflexives and possessives.

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ISBN-13:
9780521025034
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/20/2006
Series:
Studies in English Language Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.59(d)

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