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Selling Their Research: The Linguistic Realization of Rhetoric Moves in English Thesis Abstracts Written by Hungarian Undergraduates

psycholinguistic perspectives . Zs. Lengyel and J. Navracsics (Eds.). Clevedon: Multilingual Matters, pp. 117-129. Doró, Katalin. 2008. The written assessment of the vocabulary knowledge and use of English majors in Hungary . University of Szeged. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. Harwood, Nigel. 2005. “‘Nowhere has anyone attempted ... In this article I aim to do just that’: A corpus-based study of self-promotional I and we in academic writing across four disciplines.” Journal of Pragmatics 37(8): 1207-1231. Hirano, Eliana

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Why is “not infrequent” not always “frequent”? Double negation in political discourse

References Abbott, Barbara (2000). Presuppositions as nonassertions. Journal of Pragmatics 32: 1419-1437. Atlas, Jay David (2004). Presupposition. Horn, Laurence, Gregory Ward, eds. TheHandbook of Pragmatics. Oxford: Blackwell, 29-52. Baker, Carl Leroy (1970). Double negatives. Linguistic Inquiry 1.2: 169-186. Chandler, David (2000). Bosnia: Faking Democracy After Dayton (2nd edn.). London; Sterling, Virginia: Pluto Press. Chilton, Paul, Christina Schäffner (2002). Themes and

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Annotating the ICE corpora pragmatically – preliminary issues & steps

References Aijmer, Karin. 2002. English discourse particles: Evidence from a corpus. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins. Aijmer, Karin and Christoph Rühlemann (eds.). 2015. Corpus pragmatics: A handbook. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Australian National Corpus. n.d. Accessible at Biber, Douglas, Stig Johansson, Geoffrey Leech, Susan Conrad and Edward Finegan. 1999. Longman grammar of spoken and written English. London: Longman. Fischer

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Categorizing expressive speech acts in the pragmatically annotated SPICE Ireland corpus

: A focus on language in action. In K. P. Schneider and A. Barron (eds.). The pragmatics of Irish English, 2-15. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. Brown, Penelope and Stephen C. Levinson. 1987. Politeness: Some universals in language usage. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Clark, Herbert. 1996. Using language. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Crystal, David. 2006. Words, words, words. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Farr, Fiona and Bróna Murphy. 2009. Religious references in contemporary Irish

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