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The Resource Repetition in Arabic discourse : paradigms, syntagms, and the ecology of language, Barbara Johnstone

Repetition in Arabic discourse : paradigms, syntagms, and the ecology of language, Barbara Johnstone

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Repetition in Arabic discourse : paradigms, syntagms, and the ecology of language
Title
Repetition in Arabic discourse
Title remainder
paradigms, syntagms, and the ecology of language
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Johnstone
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this examination of expository prose in contemporary Arabic, structural and semantic repetition is found to be responsible both for linguistic cohesion and for rhetorical force. Johnstone identifies and discusses repetitive features on every level of analysis. Writers in Arabic use lexical couplets consisting of conjoined synonyms, which create new semantic paradigms as they evoke old ones. Morphological roots and patterns are repeated at close range, and this creates phonological rhyme as well. Regular patterns of paraphrase punctuate texts, and patterns of parallelism mark the internal st
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digitized
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OCLCE
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Johnstone, Barbara
Dewey number
492/.7/0141
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ6161
LC item number
.J64 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Pragmatics & beyond
Series volume
new ser. 18
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arabic language
  • Repetition (Rhetoric)
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • Arabic language
  • Repetition (Rhetoric)
  • Herhalingen
  • Stijlen
  • Arabisch
  • Diskursanalyse
  • Wiederholung
  • Arabe (langue)
  • Arabe (langue)
  • Répétition (rhétorique)
  • Arabisch
Label
Repetition in Arabic discourse : paradigms, syntagms, and the ecology of language, Barbara Johnstone
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file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-130)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
REPETITION IN ARABIC DISCOURSE PARADIGMS, SYNTAGMS, AND THE ECOLOGY OF LANGUAGE; Editorial page; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication; Acknowledgements; NOTE ON TRANSLITERATION; Table of contents; CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 2: PARADIGMATIC STRUCTURE AND PARALLELISTIC DISCOURSE; CHAPTER 3: LEXICAL COUPLETS AND SEMANTIC PARADIGMS; CHAPTER 4: MORPHOLOGICAL REPETITION; CHAPTER 5: PARAPHRASE AND RHETORICAL PRESENTATION; CHAPTER 6: PARALLELISM AND PARATAXIS; CHAPTER 7: REASONS FOR REPETITION: SOURCES OF CONSTRAINT ON ARABIC DISCOURSE; REFERENCES
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297319278
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9789027282941
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rdamedia
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  • c
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access
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Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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(OCoLC)297319278
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Repetition in Arabic discourse : paradigms, syntagms, and the ecology of language, Barbara Johnstone
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-130)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
REPETITION IN ARABIC DISCOURSE PARADIGMS, SYNTAGMS, AND THE ECOLOGY OF LANGUAGE; Editorial page; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication; Acknowledgements; NOTE ON TRANSLITERATION; Table of contents; CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 2: PARADIGMATIC STRUCTURE AND PARALLELISTIC DISCOURSE; CHAPTER 3: LEXICAL COUPLETS AND SEMANTIC PARADIGMS; CHAPTER 4: MORPHOLOGICAL REPETITION; CHAPTER 5: PARAPHRASE AND RHETORICAL PRESENTATION; CHAPTER 6: PARALLELISM AND PARATAXIS; CHAPTER 7: REASONS FOR REPETITION: SOURCES OF CONSTRAINT ON ARABIC DISCOURSE; REFERENCES
Control code
297319278
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (130 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027282941
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)297319278
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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