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Title: Grammatical means of textual cohesion in appellate court
Authors: Nadova, Zuzana
Keywords: 570107 Lengua y literatura
550510 Filología
Issue Date: 2015
Journal: LFE. Revista de Lenguas para Fines Específicos 
Abstract: The submitted paper deals with analysis of grammatical means of textual cohesion in English in a specific genre of legal register, i.e. in appellate court decisions. The theoretical framework of analysis is the theory of textual cohesion introduced by Halliday and Hasan in their work Cohesion in English (1976), which considers only intersentence cohesive ties to be textually cohesive and which distinguishes four categories of grammatical cohesion: reference, substitution, ellipsis and conjunction. In the analysed texts, all the instances of these four categories of grammatical cohesion are identified and statistically evaluated. The aim of the analysis is twofold.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10553/15517
ISSN: 1133-1127
Source: LFE. Revista de lenguas para fines específicos. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 1993-. ISSN 1133-1127. e-ISSN: 2340-8561 n. 21, 2015
Appears in Collections:LFE, Rev. leng. fines específ. n.21, 2015 
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