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  1. Narrative

    A Critical Linguistic Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Michael J Toolan

    Series: Interface

    Narrative explores a range of written, spoken, literary and non-literary narratives. It shows what systematic attention to language can reveal about the narratives themselves, their tellers, and those to whom they are addressed. Topics examined include plot structure, time manipulations, point of...

    Published July 26th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Exploring the Language of Drama

    From Text to Context

    Edited by Jonathan Culpeper, Mick Short, Peter Verdonk

    Series: Interface

    Exploring the Language of Drama introduces students to the stylistic analysis of drama. Written in an engaging and accessible style, the contributors use techniques of language analysis, particularly from discourse analysis, cognitive linguistics and pragmatics, to explore the language of plays.The...

    Published May 28th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Patterns in Language

    Stylistics for Students of Language and Literature

    By Joanna Thornborrow, Shân Wareing

    Series: Interface

    Patterns in Language addresses the real needs of students in modular systems who may not have a background either in traditional literature or in linguistic theory.This student-friendly textbook uses the principles of linguistic analysis to investigate the aesthetic use of language in literary (and...

    Published March 5th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Language Through Literature

    An Introduction

    By Paul Simpson

    Series: Interface

    Published December 5th 1996 by Routledge

  5. English in Speech and Writing

    Investigating Language and Literature

    By Rebecca Hughes

    Series: Interface

    In this activity-based text, Rebecca Hughes invites the reader to examine the differences between spoken and written English.Instead of presenting a bewildering array of 'facts' about variety in English, she encourages the reader to actively investigate the differences between these two modes of...

    Published September 12th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Variety in Written English

    Texts in Society/Societies in Text

    By Tony Bex

    Series: Interface

    Combining insight from a variety of linguistic perspectives including Hallidayan functional linguistics and relevance theory, Tony Bex demonstrates how written texts operate within society to convey meaning. This book:- * looks at a wide variety of written genres - advertisments, letters, poetry...

    Published September 5th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Twentieth-Century Fiction

    From Text to Context

    By Peter Verdonk, Jean Jacques Weber

    Series: Interface

    By applying recent trends in literary and language theory to a range of 20th Century fiction, the contributors to this text make new theoretical insights available to student readers. The analytical and interpretive strategies examined in this book are not intended to be prescriptive, rather they...

    Published September 28th 1995 by Routledge

  8. Feminist Stylistics

    By Sara Mills

    Series: Interface

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 22nd 1995 by Routledge

  9. Textual Intervention

    Critical and Creative Strategies for Literary Studies

    By Rob Pope

    Series: Interface

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 17th 1994 by Routledge

  10. Twentieth-Century Poetry

    From Text to Context

    Edited by Peter Verdonk

    Series: Interface

    This textbook provides a thought-provoking introduction to the practice of literary stylistics. It is based on extensive teaching experience, and makes new insights from linguistic and literary scholarship accessible to students in their daily practice of reading, analysing and evaluating literary...

    Published September 23rd 1993 by Routledge

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