Functions of Nominalization in Scientific News Discourse
Available Online May 2017.
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- nominalization; function; scientific news discourse
- Under the framework of systemic-functional linguistics, the present study makes much effort to demonstrate the specific functions of nominalization in scientific news discourse. Through the analysis of the data, the discovered functions of nominalization are conciseness, objectivity, formality, thematic connection, and pragmatic presupposition.
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TY - CONF AU - Qianbo Li PY - 2017/05 DA - 2017/05 TI - Functions of Nominalization in Scientific News Discourse BT - Proceedings of the 2017 4th International Conference on Education, Management and Computing Technology (ICEMCT 2017) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 59 EP - 63 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icemct-17.2017.13 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icemct-17.2017.13 ID - Li2017/05 ER -