Month: May 2010

The Queen’s English

Posted on 27 May 2010 by Lise

A functional analysis of how the Queen’s Christmas broadcasts changed in response to the death of Diana Spencer Natalie Osborn, Cardiff University Dissertation Abstract (Year 3 undergraduate dissertation) The stark contrast between the Royal and public mourning of Diana’s death, best explained as the stiff upper lip versus the trembling lip, drew attention to how
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On prepositions

Posted on 22 May 2010 by Lise

Tuesday June 8th at 2:00 pm 5.26 Humanities Building Cardiff University This event intends to explore the nature of prepositions and particles and other singular items such as ‘out’ and ‘back’ within the framework of Systemic Functional Linguistics. The format of the event will be the presentation of two brief positions on this area followed
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