Text and Discourse Analysis (Language Workbooks Series)

Text and Discourse Analysis (Language Workbooks Series)

by Raphael Salkie
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415092787

ISBN-13: 9780415092784

Pub. Date: 09/28/1995

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

A practical, 'user-friendly' guide to the issues and methods associated with text and discourse analysis. Text and Discourse Analysis:

* examines a wide variety of authentic texts including news stories, adverts, novels, official forms, instruction manuals and textbooks
* contains numerous practical activities
* looks at a range of cohesive

Overview

A practical, 'user-friendly' guide to the issues and methods associated with text and discourse analysis. Text and Discourse Analysis:

* examines a wide variety of authentic texts including news stories, adverts, novels, official forms, instruction manuals and textbooks
* contains numerous practical activities
* looks at a range of cohesive devices
* concludes by looking at larger patterns in texts, a set of further exercises and a guide for further reading
* provides a hands-on guide to an area of growing importance in language study.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415092784
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/28/1995
Series:
Language Workbooks Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Ways of Using this book: Introduction: Part One: Lexical Cohesion: Unit 1: Word Repetition Unit 2: Using Synonyms Unit 3: Superordinates and Generals Unit 4: Opposites and Related Words Part Two: Other Kinds of Cohesion Unit 5: Substitutes Unit 6: More Substitutes Unit 7: Ellipsis Unit 8: Reference Works Unit 9: Connectiveness Part Three: Beyond Cohesion Unit 10: Larger Patterns. Further Exercises. Further Reading.

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