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Formulaic language and the lexicon

by Alison Wray

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psycholinguistics.,
  • Language acquisition.,
  • Lexicology -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Linguistic analysis (Linguistics),
  • Aphasia.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-325) and index.

    StatementAlison Wray.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP37 .W73 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 332 p. ;
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3943790M
    ISBN 100521773091
    LC Control Number2001025455

      The functions of formulaic language proposed above have implications for second or foreign language learning. With regard to the sociofunctional claims, Skehan ( 39) comments that learners who restrict themselves to production based on the simple combination of grammar and lexis ‘will be for ever marked as non-members of the speech Cited by: It gradually builds up a unified description and explanation of formulaic language as a linguistic solution to a larger, non-linguistic, problem, the promotion of self. The book culminates in a new model of lexical storage, which accommodates the curiosities of non-native and aphasic speech.

      Buy Formulaic Language and the Lexicon by Alison Wray from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Author: Alison Wray.   A considerable proportion of our everyday language is "formulaic". It is predictable in form and idiomatic--apparently stored in fixed or semi-fixed chunks. This book explores the nature and purposes of formulaic language, and looks for patterns across the research findings from the fields of discourse analysis, first language acquisition.

    Fundamentals of formulaic language: an introduction Wood, David Claude This is the first book to address formulaic language directly and provide a foundation of knowledge for graduates and researchers in early stages of study of this important language phenomenon. This is the first book to address formulaic language directly and provide a foundation of knowledge for graduates and researchers in early stages of study of this important language phenomenon. It is also suitable for students of linguistics, applied linguistics, and language teacher education.5/5(4).


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'Formulaic Language and the Lexicon encourages us to rethink the way we describe language and to refocus our studies on the way language actually behaves, rather than the way existing theories and models suggest that it should.' Language Awareness Book Description.

A considerable proportion of our everyday language is "formulaic". Cited by: 'The achievements of the book are considerable.

It is the most comprehensive look at the phrasal lexicon so far attempted. Those who are concerned centrally with the nature of formulaic speech have cause to be grateful that someone has, at last, taken the domain seriously enough to attempt a synopsis of its literature in broad outline.

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It is predictable in form and idiomatic--apparently stored in fixed or semi-fixed chunks. This book explores the nature and purposes of formulaic language, and looks for patterns across the research findings from the fields of discourse analysis, first language acquisition, language pathology and applied linguistics.5/5(1).

Formulaic Language and the Lexicon book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A considerable proportion of our everyday languag /5. Formulaic Language and the Lexicon A considerable proportion of our everyday language is ‘formulaic’. It is pre-dictable in form and idiomatic,and seems to be stored in fixed,or semi-fixed, chunks.

This book explores the nature and purposes of formulaic language and looks for patterns across the research findings from the fields of dis. A considerable proportion of our everyday language is "formulaic". It is predictable in form and idiomatic--apparently stored in fixed or semi-fixed chunks.

This book explores the nature and purposes of formulaic language, and looks for patterns across the research findings from the fields of discourse analysis, first language acquisition. This book explores the nature and purposes of formulaic language, examining patterns across research from the fields of discourse analysis, first language acquisition, language pathology, and applied linguistics.

There are 14 chapters in 6 parts. Part 1, "What Formulaic Sequences Are," includes (1) "The Whole and the Parts,""Detecting Formulaicity," and "Pinning Down Formulaicity."Cited by: This book explores the nature of formulaic language, and looks for patterns across research findings from a variety of sub-fields.

It gradually builds up a unified description and explanation of formulaic language as a linguistic solution to a larger, non-linguistic, problem, the promotion of self.

Get this from a library. Formulaic language and the lexicon. [Alison Wray] -- A considerable proportion of our everyday language is 'formulaic'. It is predictable in form, idiomatic, and seems to be stored in fixed, or semi-fixed, chunks.

This book explores the nature and. Review of “Formulaic Language and the Lexicon” by Alison Wray Article (PDF Available) in Language Problems & Language Planning 28(1) January with 68 Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Casilde Isabelli. Formulaic Language and the Lexicon by Alison Wray,This book explores the nature and purposes of formulaic language, and looks for patterns across the research findings from the fields of discourse analysis, first language acquisition, language pathology and /5(15).

Editorial Reviews 'The achievements of the book are considerable. It is the most comprehensive look at the phrasal lexicon so far attempted. Those who are concerned centrally with the nature of formulaic speech have cause to be grateful that someone has, at last, taken the domain seriously enough to attempt a synopsis of its literature in broad outline.

Price: $   Formulaic Language: Pushing the Boundaries is the follow-up to Wray’s influential book, Formulaic Language and the volume develops three main ideas from the earlier work: (i) the mental lexicon comprises semantically unanalysed units of different sizes, from morphemes to fixed phrases, including both fully fixed chunks and more flexible units permitting internal variation Author: Philip Durrant.

A considerable proportion of our everyday language is 'formulaic'. It is predictable in form, idiomatic, and seems to be stored in fixed, or semi-fixed, chunks.

This book explores the nature and purposes of formulaic language, and looks for patterns across the research findings from the fields of discourse analysis, first language acquisition, language pathology and applied linguistics.

Formulaic Language and the Lexicon. Formulaicity or formulaic language has been extensively discussed and researched in a wide The book is organised around three different facets of Author: Alison Wray.

Review of “Formulaic Language and the Lexicon” by Alison Wray Author(s): Casilde A. Isabelli Source: Language Problems and Language Planning, Vol Issue 1, Janp.

95 - 98Cited by: 1. This book is the first of the two-volume collection of papers on formulaic language. The collection is among the first ones in the field. The book draws attention to the ritualized, repetitive side of language, which to some estimates make up over 50% of spoken and written text.

A considerable proportion of our everyday language is 'formulaic'. It is predictable in form, idiomatic, and seems to be stored in fixed, or semi-fixed, chunks.

This book explores the nature and purposes of formulaic language, and looks for patterns across the research findings from the fields of discourse analysis, first language acquisition, language pathology and applied linguistics.

A catalog record for this book is available from the British Library. Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Wray, Alison. Formulaic language and the lexicon / Alison Wray. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 1. Lexicology – Methodology.

Linguistic analysis (Linguistics) 3. Language. Message 1: Formulaic Language and the Lexicon by Alison Wray Date: 07 Aug + From: Joyce Reid Subject: Formulaic Language and the Lexicon by Alison Wray Formulaic Language and the Lexicon Alison Wray, Cardiff University, Wales A considerable proportion of our everyday language is "formulaic".

Formulaic language in learners and native speakers - Volume 32 Issue 4 - Alison Wray Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our by: Formulaic language and the lexicon.

Cambridge: Cambridge Uni-versity Press. Alison Wray: Formulaic language: Pushing the boundaries. Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, pp. ISBN Wray’s Formulaic language: Pushing the boundaries is, as the similarity ofFile Size: 82KB.