The Prosody of Formulaic Sequences: A Corpus and Discourse Approach

The Prosody of Formulaic Sequences: A Corpus and Discourse Approach

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781441181152
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 09/20/2018
Series: Corpus and Discourse
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 6.46(w) x 9.13(h) x 0.91(d)

About the Author

Phoebe M. S. Lin is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of English at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong.

Table of Contents

List of Tables
List of Figures
Acknowledgements
1. Introduction
2. Formulaic language: An overview
3. Can we identify formulaic language based on prosodic cues?
4. Study one: Do formulaic sequences align with intonation units?
5. Study two: A comprehensive profile of the intonation, stress and rhythm of formulaic language
6. Study three: A multimodal approach to the identification of formulaic language by native speaker judgement
7. Conclusions: The prosody of formulaic language
Index
Bibliography

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