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Grammar and Context:
considers how grammatical choices influence and are influenced by the context in which communication takes place
examines the interaction of a wide variety of contexts – including socio-cultural, situational and global influences
includes a range of different types of grammar – functional, pedagogic, descriptive and prescriptive
explores grammatical features in a lively variety of communicative contexts, such as advertising, dinner-table talk, email and political speeches
gathers together influential readings from key names in the discipline, including: David Crystal, M.A.K. Halliday, Joanna Thornborrow, Ken Hyland and Stephen Levey.
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