A corpus-driven study of discourse intonation the Hong Kong corpus of spoken English (prosodic) by Winnie Cheng

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Published by John Benjamins Pub. in Philadelphia .

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Subjects:

  • English language -- Intonation,
  • English language -- Phonology, Comparative -- Chinese,
  • Intercultural communication -- China -- Hong Kong,
  • Cantonese dialects

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementby Winnie Cheng, Chris Greaves, and Martin Warren.
SeriesStudies in corpus linguistics -- v. 32
ContributionsGreaves, Chris., Warren, Martin, 1962-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE1139.5 .C445 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22501552M
ISBN 109789027223067
LC Control Number2008037432

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The book is the first to apply David Brazil’s Discourse Intonation systems (prominence, tone, key and termination) to the study of a corpus of authentic, naturally-occurring spoken discourses. This chapter begins by looking back to the mid‐twentieth century, when intonation was thought to be outside language and discourse was a non‐entity.

It identifies three research approaches to intonation and discourse that have developed since then, focusing on the contextualization–cue paradigm for the study of prosody in discourse.

Book review: Winnie Cheng, Chris Greaves and Martin Warren, A Corpus-Driven Study of Discourse Intonation: The Hong Kong Corpus of Spoken English (Prosodic) (Studies in Corpus Linguistics 32).

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The study also aims to provide a clear example of how corpus methods can be applied in English for Specific Purposes studies. This study is corpus-driven – it examines two corpora of real-life civil court judgments in Hong Kong and Scotland using Key-Word in Context (KWIC) observations as the primary method for analysis and interpretation.

This book draws its conclusions from three original, empirical studies of spoken formulaic language, assessing intonation unit boundaries as well as features such as tempo and stress placement. Across all studies, Lin considers questions of methodology and conceptual framework.

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Discourse Intonation: A discourse-pragmatic approach to teaching the pronunciation of English. The Cambridge Handbook of English Corpus Linguistics - edited by Douglas Biber June   This paper presents the findings of a study on the intonational features in ten proficient Malay Speakers of English (MSEs), focusing on a distinct rising tone (the Cooperative Rise, CR).

Using Brazil’s () Discourse Intonation as a framework for analysis, the CR discourse function differs from the rise and fall-rise of Standard Southern British English (SSBE).

syllables in intonation units. The plan of the article is as follows: (a) Review certain analytical concepts that are central to the research methodology used in this study.

(b) Describe the design of the study. (c) Report the results of the analysis, discuss the results, and briefly relate them to classroom practice in teaching English as a.

exceptions to rules for the intonation of lists, another common coursebook focus ( ). To be fair, Headway’s authors do deal with the case of rising Wh-questions in the upper-intermediate book, but they treat it as an exception to the grammatically based rule.

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Phraseology Bethany Gray and Douglas Biber 8. Descriptive grammar Geoffrey Leech 9. Grammatical variation Daniela Kolbe-Hanna and Benedikt Szmrecsanyi Book review: Winnie Cheng, Chris Greaves and Martin Warren, A Corpus-Driven Study of Discourse Intonation: The Hong Kong Corpus of Spoken English (Prosodic) (Studies in Corpus Linguistics 32).

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.discourse and phonology and that when these three levels meet, the point of encounter has added significance. Earlier in the book, they state “We, however, see intonation as the carrier of context-specific, speaker-created meanings, which cross-cut the semantics of the language system” (p).

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