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Practical Stylistics An Approach to Poetry (Oxford Applied Linguistics) by H. G. Widdowson

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • ELT: English for business,
  • Poetry & poets,
  • Rhetoric,
  • Stylistics,
  • Teaching of a specific subject,
  • Philosophy,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language,
  • General,
  • Foreign Language Study / English as a Second Language,
  • History & Surveys - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9635098M
ISBN 100194371840
ISBN 109780194371841

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Practical Stylistics: An Approach to Poetry (Oxford Applied Linguistics) 1st edition by Widdowson, H. G. () Paperback Paperback4/4(1). Practical Stylistics [WEI DUO SEN (son)] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Practical Stylistics4/5(1). Practical Stylistics: An Approach to Poetry. This book takes a particular perspective on the nature of poetry and follows this through to proposals for s: 1. As thetitles tells this is a practical course book. The question is: a course of stylistics or a grammar course? Students might find it a good helper to review every grammatical covers all topics related to the use of grammar into literary prose and non-fictional texts. But, it does not clarify for the beginners "what in the world is stylistics".Cited by:

Practical Stylistics An Approach to Poetry H G Widdowson. Format: Paperback This book argues that a particular perspective on poetry leads to a recognition of its essential role in education, and provides a set of principles for an approach to teaching poetry that integrates the study of language and literature. Part. A practical coursebook rather than a survey account of stylistics as a discipline, the book provides over forty opportunities for hands-on stylistic analysis. For each linguistic feature under discussion the reader is offered a definition, a text for analysis, exercises and tasks, in addition to a suggested solution/5(4).   A practical coursebook rather than a survey account of stylistics as a discipline, the book provides over forty opportunities for hands-on stylistic analysis. For each linguistic feature under discussion the reader is offered a definition, a text for analysis, exercises and tasks, in addition to a suggested solution/5. the reading has been vacated to carry extra practical material. Whatever its narrower variations in structure, the core organising principle of this book is that in every strand a key topic in stylistics is introduced, defined and then elaborated progres-sively over the remainder of the strand. vi HOW TO USE THIS BOOKFile Size: 2MB.

How to use this book Using a wide range of twentieth-century literary prose, this book is an introduction to the techniques of stylistic analysis. The book also serves as a practical introduction to basic descriptive grammar from clause to text structure. The book is divided into five chapters, which are subdivided into sections. A practical coursebook rather than a survey account of stylistics as a discipline, the book provides over forty opportunities for hands-on stylistic analysis. For each linguistic feature under discussion the reader is offered a definition, a text for analysis, exercises and tasks, in addition to a suggested solution. Stylistics, then, is a sub-discipline which grew up in the second half of the twentieth century: It’s beginnings in Anglo-American criticism are usually traced back to the publication of the books listed below: Fowler, Roger, Essays on Style in Language. Freeman, File Size: KB. The module takes a practical and hands-on approach and it will equip you with the linguistic and analytical tools you need to undertake your own stylistic analyses and uncover the inner workings of literary language. Teaching Each week of Practical Stylistics deals with a different way of investigating literary texts.