What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
The Conventions of Text Especially
Accepted wisdom I novelty
Implicit I explicit
9 other sections not shown
abstract adverbial antecedent attention audience canyons Carpenter and Marcel chapter cited cleft sentence clefts comma composition Comprehension construction continental shelves conventions coreference course critical discourse discussion Dwight Bolinger E. D. Hirsch effect elements English example experience expository essay fact figurative language focus foreground formal freshman function given Greek handbooks ideas infer integration interpretation Johnson knowledge learned Linguistic Macaulay main clause material meaning memory metaphor mind notice and proof notion noun paragraph particular passage pattern Pavlov perhaps Peter Elbow Philosophy of Composition phrase poet poetry pronoun prose psycholinguistics punctuation Rachel Carson reader reading redescription relation relative clauses relevant Roger Schank Roger Shuy sample schema schemata seems Semantics sentence shift signal speaker specificity speech structure style subordinate clauses suggests syntactic syntax teachers theory things tion tive Topic Uriel Weinreich Utterance Verbal word senses writing written York