By Laura Wright
Utilizing quite a lot of twentieth-century literary prose Laura Wright and Jonathan wish offer an `interactive' creation to the suggestions of stylistic research. Divided up into 5 sections; the noun word, the verb word, the clause, textual content constitution and vocabulary, the booklet additionally presents an advent to the fundamentals of descriptive grammar for starting students.
* Presumes no earlier linguistic knowledge
* presents a accomplished thesaurus of terms
* Adaptable: designed for use in various lecture room contexts
* Introduces scholars to a massive diversity of twentieth century literature from James Joyce to Roddy Doyle
a pragmatic coursebook instead of a survey account of stylistics as a self-discipline, the publication offers over 40 possibilities for hands-on stylistic research. for every linguistic characteristic below dialogue the reader is available a definition, a textual content for research, workouts and projects, as well as a urged solution.
Stylistics: a pragmatic Coursebook is certainly `student pleasant' and may be a useful device for all starting undergraduates and A-level scholars of language and literature.