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Studying Language

English in Action

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Red Globe Press

Pages: 200
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Perspectives on the English Language

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15 February 2007

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Studying Language introduces key ideas about how English functions within its social and cultural contexts. It explores core topics of study such as language variation, pragmatics, stylistics and critical discourse analysis....

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Studying Language introduces key ideas about how English functions within its social and cultural contexts. It explores core topics of study such as language variation, pragmatics, stylistics and critical discourse analysis. Case studies provide worked analysis of sample texts, suggestions for further study and a further reading section.

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Provides students with practical guidance on studying 'real' spoken and written language data
Explores how language is used in everyday life and so provides an introduction to Sociolinguistics, Stylistics, Pragmatics and Critical Discourse Analysis
With Discovering Language and Thinking About Language provides a foundation in descriptive apparatus, theoretical background and research skills that are needed at undergraduate level

Introduction
Variation and Change in English
Pragmatics and Discourse
Stylistics
Critical Discourse
Analysis
Bibliography
Index.
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URSZULA CLARK is Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Aston, UK. Her publications include War Words: Language, History and the Disciplining of English and An Introduction to Stylistics.

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URSZULA CLARK is Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Aston, UK. Her publications include War Words: Language, History and the Disciplining of English and An Introduction to Stylistics.

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