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Grammar and Context: An Advanced Resource Book (Routledge Applied Linguistics)

 
 
 
 
Grammar and Context: An Advanced Resource Book (Routledge Applied Linguistics)
Author: Ann Hewings - Martin Hewings
ISBN 13: 9780415310819
ISBN 10: 415310814
Edition: 1
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: 2005-05-21
Format: Paperback
Pages: 360
List Price: $49.95
 
 

Grammar and Context:


  • considers how grammatical choices influence and are influenced by the context in which communication takes place

  • examines the interaction of a wide variety of contexts — including socio-cultural, situational and global influences

  • includes a range of different types of grammar — functional, pedagogic, descriptive and prescriptive

  • explores grammatical features in a lively variety of communicative contexts, such as advertising, dinner-table talk, email and political speeches

  • gathers together influential readings from key names in the discipline, including: David Crystal, M.A.K. Halliday, Joanna Thornborrow, Ken Hyland and Stephen Levey.

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