Text Types And The History Of English

Author: Manfred Görlach
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 3110197162
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The book will prove useful for decisions on the constitution of representative text corpora and stimulate research into a greater number of individual text types as well as contrastive analyses at least among European languages.

Text Types And Corpora

Author: Andreas Fischer
Publisher: Gunter Narr Verlag
ISBN: 9783823358800
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Towards a History of English as a History of Genres. Anglistische Forschungen
298. Heidelberg: Winter. Dimter, Matthias. 1981. Textklassenkomepte heutiger
Alltagssprache. Tubingen: Niemeyer. Gorlach, Manfred. 1991. Text types and the
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English Historical Linguistics 2008 Words Texts And Genres

Author: Ursula Lenker
Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing
ISBN: 9027248427
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The book should appeal to scholars interested in English etymology, the history of semantic fields and of word-formation, as well as in historical text linguistics, politeness strategies and standardization.

Connectives In The History Of English

Author: Ursula Lenker
Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing
ISBN: 9789027247988
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In this study I propose another way of looking at the history of connectives in
English by means of examining 'connective profiles' of texts and text types. I will
look at the distribution, frequency and proportion of the major clause-connecting
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The Medieval Cookery Recipe As A Text Type

Author: Eva Tüttelmann
Publisher: GRIN Verlag
ISBN: 3638808017
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What are the characteristic features of the text type? What is its function? What are its restrictions? Examples of the same period might help to get a comprehensive notion of the text type in question.

Speech Acts In The History Of English

Author: Andreas H. Jucker
Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing
ISBN: 9789027254207
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In this paper, we intend to extend this work further by exploring how English
requests, from the period 1640-1760, vary in two historical text types: trial
proceedings and play texts. We will also compare our findings with present-day
studies.

English Historical Pragmatics

Author: Andreas Jucker
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 074868641X
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... also be taken as a guideline for genre classification, and they have been used
in genre inventories of historical periods. ... however, important, and it has proved
useful to distinguish between genres and text types and 148 english historical ...

English Historical Linguistics

Author: Alexander Bergs
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 3110251604
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This introduction to the resources available for the history of English focuses on
the nature of the evidence and the difficulties associated with individual text types
. The chapter focuses on the Old and Middle English periods which perhaps ...

Code Switching In Early English

Author: Herbert Schendl
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 3110253364
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The contributions in this volume approach this phenomenon of mixed-language texts from the point of view of code-switching, an important mechanism of linguistic change.