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Working with texts : a core introduction to language analysis

Author: Ronald Carter
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2001.
Series: Intertext (London, England)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Recoge: Signos y sonidos; Palabras y cosas; Enunciados y estructuras; Texto y contexto: discurso escrito, discurso hablado.

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Genre/Form: Aufgabensammlung
Problems and exercises
Problems, exercises, etc
Problèmes et exercices
Named Person: Englisch
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Carter
ISBN: 0415234646 9780415234641 0415234654 9780415234658
OCLC Number: 45394131
Description: xviii, 342 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Unit 1. Signs and sounds --
Signs --
Sounds --
Unit 2. Words and things --
What are Words Made of? --
Words and Meanings --
Words and Histories --
Unit 3. Sentences and structures --
Nouns and Patterns --
Verbs and Patterns --
Sentences and Patterns --
Unit 4. Text and context: written discourse --
Make and Mend --
Tracing the Patterns --
The Textile Industry --
Unit 5. Text and context: spoken discourse --
Speech Events --
Storytelling --
Speeches --
Conversation --
The Representation of Talk --
Unit 6. Applications.
Series Title: Intertext (London, England)
Responsibility: Ronald Carter [and others].
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This is a revised and updated version of this introductory language text book. Including a range of activities and projects, the book introduces the core areas of language structure and grammar  Read more...


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'a most flexible book... an invaluable resource both for the quality and presentation of its source material and for the clarity and economy of its writing.' - Renee Stanton, The English and Media Read more...

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