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    Discourse

    How to analyse discourse in a text?

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    Re: Discourse

    As you can see from this definition of discourse analysis, it's a huge area and difficult to generalise about, but you have to look at the purpose of the text, the relationship between speaker/writer and reader/listener, how the text develops its meaning, etc.

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