Analysing Genre: Language Use in Professional Settings by V. K. Bhatia

By V. K. Bhatia

style research has a fashioned culture in literature, yet curiosity within the research of non-literary genres has been very fresh. This e-book examines the speculation of style research, seems to be at style research in motion, taking texts from a wide selection of genres and discusses using style research in language instructing and language reform.


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