Grammar and Context: An Advanced Resource Book

1st Edition

Ann Hewings, Martin Hewings

Routledge
Published February 25, 2005
Textbook - 360 Pages
ISBN 9780415310819 - CAT# RU26246
Series: Routledge Applied Linguistics

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Summary

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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