ERIC Number: EJ486557
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Reporting Verbs in Medical Journal Articles.
Thomas, Sarah; Hawes, Thomas P.
English for Specific Purposes, v13 n2 p129-48 1994
Reporting verbs used in reporting statements, or citation, in medical journal articles are described, and their role in the discourse is examined. Choice among Discourse Verbs, Real-Word Verbs, and Cognition Verbs correlates with the rhetorical function of the report; e.g, Cognition Verbs correlate with reports of consensus views of the scientific community. (23 references) (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A