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ERIC Number: EJ601512
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0889-4906
The Incidence and Effects on Coherence of Marked Themes in Interlanguage Texts: A Corpus-Based Enquiry.
Green, Christopher F.; Christopher, Elsie R.; Mei, Jaquelin Lam Kam
English for Specific Purposes, v19 n2 p99-113 2000
Focuses on how Chinese writers of academic texts in English have a tendency to place topic-fronting devices and logical connectors in sentence-initial position when introducing new information. A corpus of academic writing by Chinese subjects was tagged o detect occurrences of the above. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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