ERIC Number: EJ621513
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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A Narrow-Angled Corpus Analysis of Moves and Strategies of the Genre: "Letter of Application."
Henry, Alex; Roseberry, Robert L.
English for Specific Purposes, v20 n2 p153-67 2001
Many genre analyses have been carried out in English for specific purposes settings, but none has made full use of computer analysis to obtain exact linguistic information on the moves and strategies of a genre. This article reports a genre analysis, complemented by the Wordsmith suite of computer programs for corpus analysis, of the moves and strategies of the Letter of Application. (Author/VWL)
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