English Tense and Aspect in Halliday's Systemic Functional Grammar - A Critical Appraisal and an Alternative - Carl Bache

English Tense and Aspect in Halliday's Systemic Functional Grammar - A Critical Appraisal and an Alternative - Carl Bache

An introduction to the IFG model of tense

English Tense and Aspect in Halliday's Systemic Functional Grammar - A Critical Appraisal and an Alternative - Carl Bache

Carl Bache [+-]
University of Southern Denmark
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Carl Bache is Professor of English at the University of Southern Denmark. His recent publications include The Study of Aspect, Tense and Action: Towards a Theory of the Semantics of Grammatical Categories (1997) and Essentials of Mastering English (2000).

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This chapter discusses the primary tense system proposed by Halliday and Matthiessen, as well as the aspect and phase in Systemic Functional Linguistics.

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Bache, Carl. An introduction to the IFG model of tense. English Tense and Aspect in Halliday's Systemic Functional Grammar - A Critical Appraisal and an Alternative. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 7-24 Jan 2009. ISBN 9781845533540. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=21293. Date accessed: 21 Feb 2024 doi: 10.1558/equinox.21293. Jan 2009

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