Working with Texts : A Core Introduction to Language Analysis Paperback
Edited by Adrian Beard
Part of the Intertext series
Working with Texts is a well established textbook that introduces students to the main principles of language analysis, through contemporary text examples.
Covering a wide range of language areas, the book uses an interactive, activity-based approach to support students' understanding of language structure and variety.
The third edition includes: new material on analyzing sound; an updated range of texts, including literary extracts, advertisements, newspaper articles, comic book strips, excerpts from popular comedy sketches, political speeches, telephone discourse, and internet chat; new extension work to support student-directed study; detailed suggestions after each unit for further reading within the Intertext series as a whole; and an updated list of URLs.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages, 37 black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 13/12/2007
- Category: Semantics
- ISBN: 9780415414241