By Francis Cornish

ISBN-10: 113891827X

ISBN-13: 9781138918276

ISBN-10: 1138918350

ISBN-13: 9781138918351

First released in 1986, this ebook specializes in Anaphoric family members within the English and French languages, a phenomenon that contains a posh interplay among grammar and discourse. reports of anaphora taking a mostly ‘textual’ method of the topic have tended to underestimate the impression upon its formation of referential and discourse elements, whereas stories framed inside a psycholinguistic and computational point of view were vulnerable to minimise the significance of the simply linguistic positive factors hooked up with anaphora. This quantity areas the learn of anaphora upon a less attackable starting place by means of reading either its nature and services in discourse, by way of pinpointing the diversity of things appropriate to its operation within the languages less than examine, and by way of trying to relate the textual and interactional views inside a extra entire framework.

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