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Reported speech in journalistic discourse: The relation of function and text
Les types generaux de discours (genres) etablissent un cadre qui determine la nature fonctionnelle des categories utilisees dans ce cadre. L'A. illustre cela en analysant le discours rapporte dansExpand
The Sound Shape of Language
"Reading this volume transported me back to Harvard and MIT lecture halls of the 1960s, where weekly Roman Jakobson would spellbind his audience (this reviewer included), developing his vision ofExpand
Marked and unmarked: A choice between unequals in semiotic structure
Markedness — the asymmetrical and hierarchical relationship between the two poles of any opposition — has been a central concept in both phonology and semantics (grammar) in linguistics since theExpand
Police Culture, Women Police and Attitudes towards Misconduct
It is frequently asserted that female police officers are less likely than their male counterparts to engage in misconduct or to approve of such behaviour by fellow officers. This paper assesses theExpand
AUTHENTIC MATERIALS FOR EVERYDAY SPOKEN FRENCH: CORPUS LINGUISTICS VS. FRENCH TEXTBOOKS
The authors argue for the necessity of anchoring authentic materials development in findings from corpus linguistics. In support of their claims, they present evidence from a corpus of EverydayExpand
On the Radical Difference between the Subject Personal Pronouns in Written and Spoken European French
TLDR
Through the analysis of a corpus of everyday spoken European French, the subject clitics have become grammatical prefixes and nous has all but disappeared as a subject clitic and has been replaced by on-. Expand
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