LINGUIST List 16.712

Thu Mar 10 2005

Books: Applied Ling/Pragmatics: Hewings, Hewings

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        1.    Dylan Maiden, Grammar and Context: Hewings, Hewings

Message 1: Grammar and Context: Hewings, Hewings

Date: 10-Mar-2005
From: Dylan Maiden <>
Subject: Grammar and Context: Hewings, Hewings

Title: Grammar and Context
Subtitle: An advanced resource book
Series Title: Routledge Applied Linguistics
Published: 2005
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)

Author: Ann Hewings, The Open University, UK
Author: Martin Hewings, University of Birmingham
Hardback: ISBN: 0415310806 Pages: 320 Price: U.S. $ 105.00
Paperback: ISBN: 0415310814 Pages: 320 Price: U.S. $ 29.95

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

* with 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

Written by experienced teachers and researchers in the field, Grammar and
Context is an essential resource for students and researchers of Applied

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                            Discourse Analysis

Written In: English (ENG )

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