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Vol 6, No 1-3 (2010)

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Table of Contents


Editors’ introduction: Functional and corpus perspectives in contrastive discourse analysis PDF
Maite Taboada , Susana Doval Suárez , Elsa González Álvarez 1-16

Discourse Markers

Discourse markers and coherence relations: Comparison across markers, languages and modalities PDF
Maite Taboada , María de los Ángeles Gómez-González 17-41
Pragmatic triangulation and misunderstanding: A prosodic perspective PDF
Jesús Romero-Trillo 43-55
Spanish Venga and its English equivalents: A contrastive study of teenage talk PDF
Anna-Brita Stenström 57-75
Discourse markers in French and German: Reasons for an asymmetry PDF
Séverine Adam , Martine Dalmas 77-98

Thematic Structure and Meaning

Thematic Parentheticals in Dutch and English PDF
Mike Hannay , María de los Ángeles Gómez-González 99-127
Word order and information structure in English and Swedish PDF
Jennifer Herriman 129-149
The use of it-clefts in the written production of Spanish advanced learners of English PDF
Susana Doval Suárez , Elsa González Álvarez 151-172
Annotating thematic features in English and Spanish: A contrastive corpus-based study PDF
Jorge Arús , Julia Lavid , Lara Moratón 173-192
Topic and topicality in text: A contrastive study of English and Spanish narrative texts PDF
Raquel Hidalgo , Angela Downing 193-217

Registers, Genres and Text Types

Towards a comparison of cohesive reference in English and German: System and text PDF
Kerstin Kunz , Erich Steiner 219-251
Genre- and culture-specific aspects of evaluation: Insights from the contrastive analysis of English and Italian online property advertising PDF
Gabrina Pounds 253-274
Contrastive analyses of evaluation in text: Key issues in the design of an annotation system for attitude applicable to consumer reviews in English and Spanish PDF
Maite Taboada , Marta Carretero 275-295
An annotation scheme for dynamic modality in English and Spanish PDF
Juan Rafael Zamorano-Mansilla , Marta Carretero 297-320


Corpus analysis and phraseology: Transfer of multi-word units PDF
Juan Pedro Rica Peromingo 321-343
Lying as metaphor in a bilingual phraseological corpus (German-Spanish) PDF
Ana Mansilla 345-362

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