Description - Discourse Analysis by Henry G. Widdowson
An account of how meaning is expressed and interpreted in spoken and written texts. The book explains key concepts like context, co-text and schema and explores their relevance to an understanding of how texts are constructed and interpreted. It discusses the relationship between analysis and interpretation with particular reference to the work of critical discourse analysis, and looks at the contribution that corpus linguistics has made to the analysis and interpretation of text. Name of series: Oxford Introductions to Language Study
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(197mm x 128mm x 9mm)
Oxford University Press
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