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The functional analysis of English : a Hallidayan approach

Author: Thomas Bloor; Meriel Bloor
Publisher: London ; New York : Edward Arnold, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides a basic introduction to systemic functional linguistics in the context of English: it presents the principles of Hallidayan approach to language study and introduces, in an explanatory way, a set of techniques for the grammatical analysis of English.
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Named Person: M A K Halliday; Michael Alexander Kirkwood Halliday; M A K Halliday; M A K Halliday; Michael A K Halliday
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Bloor; Meriel Bloor
ISBN: 0340600128 9780340600122
OCLC Number: 32510022
Description: viii, 278 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Preliminaries --
2. Labels --
3. Subject and related functions --
4. Information Structure and Thematic Structure --
5. Grammar and text --
6. Process and Participant --
7. Structure of the Nominal Group --
8. Rankshifted clauses --
9. Clause complexes: expansion --
10. Clause complexes: projection --
11. Applications of Functional Analysis --
12. Historical perspectives.
Responsibility: Thomas Bloor and Meriel Bloor.
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This book provides a basic introduction to systemic functional linguistics in the context of English: it presents the principles of Hallidayan approach to language study and introduces, in an explanatory way, a set of techniques for the grammatical analysis of English.

Includes an overview of applications of functional grammar to show the practical importance of linguistic theory and analysis in relation to issues in education and society, and explains the place Halliday and his school have in the history of linguistics. Linguistic terms are clearly explained and illustrated with authentic examples of English from a wide variety of sources, including scientific and technical texts.

Used either in combination with Halliday's An Introduction to Functional Grammar or as a stand-alone text, The Functional Analysis of English will be suitable for anyone appraching Hallidayan linguistics for the first time.

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