Contrastive Discourse Analysis - Functional and Corpus Perspectives - Maite Taboada

Contrastive Discourse Analysis - Functional and Corpus Perspectives - Maite Taboada

Annotating thematic features in English and Spanish: A contrastive corpus-based study

Contrastive Discourse Analysis - Functional and Corpus Perspectives - Maite Taboada

Jorge Arús Hita [+-]
Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
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Jorge Arús Hita is senior lecturer in English language and linguistics at Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.
Julia Lavid [+-]
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
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Julia Lavid is full profesor of English Language and Linguistics at Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Her research interests cover a wide range of topics related to the functional analysis of English (often in comparison with Spanish and other European languages), using computational and corpus-based methodologies. She has published extensively on these topics, being the author of the book Lenguaje y nuevas tecnologías: nuevas perspectivas, métodos y herramientas para el lingüista del siglo XXI (Madrid, Cátedra, 2005), and coauthor of the research monograph Systemic-Functional Grammar of Spanish: a Contrastive Account with English (London: Continuum, 2010). In her lecture she discusses theoretical and methodological issues related to her most recent research on contrastive corpus annotation methodologies.
Lara Moratón

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This chapter presents the preliminary results of an empirical study designed to test contrastive features of the category of Theme in English and Spanish through corpus analysis and manual annotation.

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Arús, Jorge; Lavid, Julia; Moratón, Lara. Annotating thematic features in English and Spanish: A contrastive corpus-based study. Contrastive Discourse Analysis - Functional and Corpus Perspectives. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 164-182 May 2013. ISBN 9781908049759. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=21774. Date accessed: 19 Jan 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.21774. May 2013

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