By Maggie Charles, Susan Hunston, Visit Amazon's Diane Pecorari Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Diane Pecorari,
"Contemporary examine into written educational discourse has turn into more and more polarised among techniques: corpus linguistics and discourse analysis. This quantity provides a variety of contemporary paintings through specialists in educational written discourse, and illustrates how corpus linguistics and discourse research can paintings as complementary methods. the general creation sets the quantity opposed to the backdrop of present paintings in English for educational reasons, and introductions to the each one part draw out connections among the chapters and placed them into context. The participants are specialists within the box and so they disguise either amateur and specialist examples of EAP. The booklet ends with an afterword that offers an agenda-setting ultimate standpoint at the way forward for EAP examine. it's going to entice reserachers and postgrduates in utilized linguistics, corpus linguistics, discourse research and EAP."
Read Online or Download Academic Writing: At the Interface of Corpus and Discourse PDF
Similar publishing & books books
The Writer's Guide to Everyday Life in Regency and Victorian England from 1811-1901
Revered writer and historian Kristine Hughes illuminates each element of lifestyles, love and society that characterised this interesting period. Writers will retailer hours of useful study time and attain old accuracy as they reference slice-of-life evidence, anecdotes, first-hand debts and timelines.
The Perfect Screenplay: Writing It and Selling It
They are saying in L. A. every person is writing a screenplay. With the precise Screenplay, every body far and wide could be writing well-presented, saleable screenplays. full of assistance from an insider on how Hollywood operates, trying out script rules, construction constitution, and advertising and marketing the ultimate screenplay, this e-book is the foremost to getting paintings learn and offered.
The Publish or Perish Book: Your guide to effective and responsible citation analysis
The post or Perish ebook is a significant other to the put up or Perish software, which retrieves and analyzes educational citations. It illustrates its many and variable makes use of and exhibits you ways to get the simplest out of this system. Citations aren't just a mirrored image of the influence specific piece of educational paintings has generated.
Publishing and the Advancement of Science : From Selfish Genes to Galileo's Finger
Well known technological know-how books, promoting of their millions — even thousands — aid us have fun with breakthroughs in realizing the wildlife, whereas highlighting the cultural significance of clinical wisdom. Textbooks deliver those comparable advances to scholars; the scientists of the following day. yet how do those books turn up?
Extra resources for Academic Writing: At the Interface of Corpus and Discourse
The proposer’s reputation, track record and perceived ability to deliver the research programme significantly affect reviewers’ feedback, affi rming the genre’s promotional nature. We know very little about the structure of this ‘occluded’ genre (Swales, 1996). Relevant work includes Myer’s report on the social construction of two biologists’ proposals (1990), Tardy’s (2003) analysis of the genre system of the research proposal, and analyses of communicative moves in EU and US GPs by Connor and Mauranen (1999) and Connor (2000) respectively.
Coll (Eds), Genre studies in English for academic purposes (pp. 211–226). Castello de la Plana: Universitat Jaume I. , & Starfield, S. (2007). Thesis and dissertation writing in a second language: A handbook for supervisors. London: Routledge. Scott, M. (2004). 0 [Computer software]. Oxford: Oxford University Press. —(2007). 0 [Computer software]. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pdf. , & Tribble, C. (2006). Textual patterns: Key words and corpus analysis in language education. Amsterdam: Benjamins.
Rhetorical Patterns in Grant Proposals 2 39 The Grant Proposal Genre and the Genre System of Research Funding The GP is an essentially promotional genre; its objective is to persuade sponsors of the timeliness of a programme of research and secure their funding. Researchers ‘sell’ their ideas and their expertise to sponsors, make them see the innovation and value in their ‘product’ and persuade them to ‘buy’ it. As GPs involve public money, the stakes are high and gatekeeping requirements are very strict, making the chances of winning grant money notoriously slim.