A Discourse Analysis of Wamey

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2003
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46 pages
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Draft (posted 'as is' without peer review)
Table of Contents:
1. Introduction -- 2. Levels of analysis -- 2.1. Clause types -- 2.2. Clause structure -- 2.2.1. Non-focalized clauses -- 2.2.2. Focalization -- 2.2.2.1. Role of word order -- 2.2.2.2. Role of consonant alternation -- 2.2.2.3. Role of tone -- 2.2.3. Topicalization -- 2.3. Sentence structure -- 2.3.1. Dependent clauses -- 2.3.1.1. Relative clauses -- 2.3.1.2. Imbedded clauses -- 2.3.1.3. Conditional clauses -- 2.3.2. Independent clauses -- 2.3.2.1. Coordinates -- 2.3.2.2. Clause-chaining -- 2.3.2.3. Head-tail linkage -- 2.4. Paragraph structure -- 2.4.1. Moving from one thematic unit to another -- 2.4.2. Moving the action along -- 2.4.3. Summarizing -- 2.5. Quotes -- 2.5.1. Direct quotes -- 2.5.2. Indirect quotes -- 2.5.3. Imbedded quotes -- 3. Rhetorical Questions -- 4. To liven up a dialogue… -- 5. Text types -- 5.1.1. Narrative -- 5.1.1.1. Introduction -- 5.1.1.2. Participant reference -- 5.1.1.3. Closure -- 5.1.2. Fable -- 5.1.2.1. Introduction -- 5.1.2.2. Setting or background information -- 5.1.2.3. Moving the action along -- 5.1.2.4. Participant reference -- 5.1.2.5. Climax -- 5.1.2.6. Closure -- 5.1.3. Instructional -- 5.1.3.1. Introduction -- 5.1.3.2. Participant reference -- 5.1.3.3. Closure -- 5.1.4. Letter -- 5.1.4.1. Introduction -- 5.1.4.2. Closure -- 6. Conclusions -- 7. Appendices -- 7.1. The Man Who Hunted -- 7.2. The Hyena and the Calf -- 8. Bibliography
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Senegal
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Charis SIL SEB
Entry Number:
52059