Advances in Written Text Analysis

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Contents
About the authorsvii
Prefacexi
Acknowledgementsxiii
1 On analysing and evaluating written text1
Malcolm Coulthard
2 Trust the text12
John McH. Sinclair
3 Signalling in discourse: a functional analysis of a common discourse pattern in written and spoken English26
Michael Hoey
4 Clause relations as information structure: two basic text structures in English46
Eugene Winter
5 Predictive categories in expository text69
Angele Tadros
6 Labelling discourse: an aspect of nominal-group lexical cohesion83
Gill Francis
7 The text and its message102
Tim Johns
8 The analysis of fixed expressions in text117
Rosamund Moon
9 The construction of knowledge and value in the grammar of scientific discourse, with reference to Charles Darwin’s The Origin of Species136
M. A. K. Halliday
10 Frames of reference: contextual monitoring and the interpretation of narrative discourse157
Catherine Emmott

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