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Discourse analysis for language teachers

Author: Michael McCarthy
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1991.
Series: Cambridge language teaching library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This book offers a practical introduction to discourse analysis and its relevance for language teaching. It begins with explaining what discourse analysis is, then outlines different models of analysis and evaluates them in terms of their usefulness to language teachers. This is followed by chapters dealing with new ways of looking at grammar, vocabulary and phonology in the light of discourse analysis. The final  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael McCarthy
ISBN: 0521365414 9780521365413 0521367468 9780521367462 9783125336766 3125336767
OCLC Number: 22624316
Description: x, 213 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: What is discourse analysis? --
Discourse analysis and grammar --
Discourse analysis and vocabulary --
Spoken language.
Series Title: Cambridge language teaching library.
Responsibility: Michael McCarthy.
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'I found this book provided a useful and enjoyable introduction to its subject.' '... whatever area the author tackles is dealt with an admirably clear and concise manner.' Spoken English, Journal Read more...

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