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The functional analysis of English : a Hallidayan approach

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
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; M A K Halliday; M A K 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
Credits: Follows version of grammar in Halliday's Introduction to functional grammar.
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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Provides a basic introduction to systemic-functional linguistics in the context of English. It presents the principles of a Hallidayan approach to language study, and introduces a set of techniques  Read more...


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Provides readers with useful and succinct notes...suggestions for further study and reading...particularly useful not only for students, but also teachers.Japanese Association of English Teachers

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