English Discourse Studies in the Times of Change. Seventh Brno Conference on Linguistics Studies in English. 12-13 September 2016. Conference Proceedings.
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|Description||The volume offers a selection of papers presented at The Seventh Brno Conference on Linguistics Studies in English, organized by the Faculty of Education, Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic on the 12-13 September 2016. The conference was dedicated to current trends in English linguistics studies in various genres and discourses. The articles in the volume deal with the language of traditional and new genres, and linguistic issues such as intercultural variation in research article introductions, lexical collocation in current usage, humour in talk show discourse, variation in language used by male and female bloggers, hard news structure, online video tutorials, literary discourse and translation, and English language change as manifested in Oxford English Dictionary.|