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Pattern Grammer A Corpus-Driven Approach to the Lexical Grammer of English (Studies in Corpus Linguistics, 4) by Susan Hunston

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Published by John Benjamins Publishing Co .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language,
  • Grammar

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8577406M
ISBN 101556193998
ISBN 109781556193996

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The notion of 'pattern' as a systematic way of dealing with the interface between lexis and grammar was used in Collins Cobuild English Dictionary () and in the two books in the Collins Cobuild 2/5(1). Their students study authentic texts and come to recognize these "patterns of power"—the essential grammar conventions that readers and writers require to make meaning. The first part of the book introduces a way of thinking about grammar instruction and sets up everything you need to immerse yourself in the process of inviting elementary. about patterns (p. ), while in fact the patterns given in the book are stated in terms of groups (phrases) and clauses. The substance of this challenge supposedly comes from Chapter 8, where patterns are applied as a descriptive tool to texts, and “linear grammar” is suggested as an alternative to constituent structure grammar. Linear. “Oxford Guide to English Grammar,” by John Eastwood, is a comprehensive grammar reference book that you should always keep at your fingertips. It covers all the key grammar topics in detail, and is a great book for understanding the patterns and structures of the English language.

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Description: This book describes an approach to lexis and grammar based on the concept of phraseology and of language patterning arising from work on large corpora. The notion of 'pattern' as a systematic way of dealing with the interface between lexis and grammar was used in Collins Cobuild English Dictionary () and in the two books in the Collins Cobuild Grammar Patterns series . Summary. The Grammar of Pattern describes characteristics of textile and other surface patterns, and identifies, illustrates, and reviews a wide range of pattern types including spotted, striped, checked, tessellating and other types of all-over patterns with original drawings and images.. This book includes original black-and-white line drawings and color images. A grammar pattern tells us what phrases or clauses are used with a given adjective, noun, or verb. For example the adjective afraid can be used with a that-clause (He was afraid that)) or a prepositional phrase with of (She is afraid of). Book Description. The Grammar of Pattern describes characteristics of textile and other surface patterns, and identifies, illustrates, and reviews a wide range of pattern types including spotted, striped, checked, tessellating and other types of all-over patterns with original drawings and images.