Discourse Analysis for Language Teachers-Spoken Language

Chapter 5 Spoken Language Discourse Analysis for Language Teachers Written by: Michael McCarthy Summarized by Saeed Mojarradi Spoken language is a vast subject, and little is known in hard statistical terms of the distribution of different types of speech in people’s everyday lives. Some different types of speech might be:  –          Telephone calls ( business …

Discourse Analysis for Language Teachers-Written Language

Chapter 6 Written Language                     Pages 147-171 the final chapter in this book. Book Name: Discourse Analysis for Language Teachers Written by: Michael McCarthy Summarized by Saeed Mojarradi Introduction: In the past chapters we studied about: Chapter 1 touched on the notions of coherence, clause relations and textual patterns in written language. Chapter 2 explored cohesion, …

Discourse Analysis and Grammar

Chapter 2 Discourse analysis and grammar Book name: Discourse Analysis for Language Teachers Written by : Michael McCarthy Summarized by : Saeed Mojarradi Introduction: The terms that are common in language teaching:    Clause, pronoun, adverbial, and conjunction:                      We use them in familiar ways and relate them less to these items:                                     Theme, rhyme, reference, …