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The Resource Grounding in English and Arabic news discourse, Esam N. Khalil

Grounding in English and Arabic news discourse, Esam N. Khalil

Label
Grounding in English and Arabic news discourse
Title
Grounding in English and Arabic news discourse
Statement of responsibility
Esam N. Khalil
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Grounding in English and Arabic News Discourse explores the discourse notion of grounding (viz. the foreground-background structure), and examines it in the various structures that occur in short news texts. A text-level approach to grounding and the differentiation between several core concepts relating to the various textual and non-textual structures, distinguish the book from other approaches in the field. A corpus-based analysis focuses on sentence-initial expressions and examines the grounding-signalling function of several markers in both English and Arabic. The analysis captures constra
Member of
Cataloging source
INU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Khalil, Esam N
Dewey number
425
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1130.A8
LC item number
K484 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Pragmatics & beyond,
Series volume
new ser. 82
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Arabic language
  • English language
  • Arabic language
  • Journalism
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Arabe (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Arabe (Langue)
  • Journalisme
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Arabic language
  • Arabic language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Journalism
  • Nieuws
  • Informatiestructuren (linguïstiek)
  • Tekstanalyse
  • Engels
  • Arabisch
Label
Grounding in English and Arabic news discourse, Esam N. Khalil
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Enlargement of author's thesis (Ph. D)--University of Amsterdam, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-270) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
GROUNDING IN ENGLISH AND ARABIC NEWS DISCOURSE; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Preface; Chapter 1. Overview; Chapter 2. The Foreground-Background Structure as a Textual Phenomenon; Chapter 3. Schematic Manifestations of Text-Level Grounding; Chapter 4. Syntactic Manifestations of Text-Level Grounding; Chapter 5. Initial Position Marking of Grounding: The Case of Arabic News; Chapter 6. Sentence-Initial Markers; Chapter 7. Discussion; Appendix I: Glossary of Notions Used in the Study; Appendix II: Transliteration System; References; Index
Control code
70768991
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282163140
Lccn
00059870
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70768991
Label
Grounding in English and Arabic news discourse, Esam N. Khalil
Publication
Note
Enlargement of author's thesis (Ph. D)--University of Amsterdam, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-270) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
GROUNDING IN ENGLISH AND ARABIC NEWS DISCOURSE; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Preface; Chapter 1. Overview; Chapter 2. The Foreground-Background Structure as a Textual Phenomenon; Chapter 3. Schematic Manifestations of Text-Level Grounding; Chapter 4. Syntactic Manifestations of Text-Level Grounding; Chapter 5. Initial Position Marking of Grounding: The Case of Arabic News; Chapter 6. Sentence-Initial Markers; Chapter 7. Discussion; Appendix I: Glossary of Notions Used in the Study; Appendix II: Transliteration System; References; Index
Control code
70768991
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282163140
Lccn
00059870
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70768991

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