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Free indirect discourse in newspaper reports

1996 Linguistics in the Netherlands  
in other discourse types) can usefully be called free indirect discourse (FID).  ...  Indirect discourse (ID) reports a speech event from the current speaker's point of reference, that is, first and second person pronouns occur in the third person, deictic expressions are chosen to fit  ... 
doi:10.1075/avt.13.21red fatcat:bcpbceyfmfee5e2yjngzkqfzl4

Women in the Discourse of Sport Reports

Marie-Luise Klein
1988 International Review for the Sociology of Sport  
The goal of this paper is to unify and extend work in semantics and discourse structure to develop a formal, discourse-based account of parenthetical reports that does not suffer the pitfalls faced by  ...  Attitude or speech reports in English with a non-parenthetical syntax sometimes give rise to interpretations in which the embedded clause, e.g., John was out of town in the report Jill said that John was  ...  In other words, annotators took the report in (4) to be discourse parenthetical.  ... 
doi:10.1177/101269028802300205 fatcat:sxohtfdoqnbgbdtia2xgi33v24

Reporting speech in narrative discourse: stylistic and ideological implications Reporting speech in narrative discourse: stylistic and ideological implications

Carmen Rosa Caldas-Coulthard
2008 Ilha do Desterro  
One of the most pervasive features of 'narrative texts' is the reporting of what was said.  ...  One of the most pervasive features of 'narrative texts' is the reporting of what was said.  ...  The In this text, there is a teller who is not present explicitly in the discourse -the newspaper reporter.  ... 
doaj:346291b81422492392f7c48c0635f7a2 fatcat:gnnxs6akvvfwxgerdvhokjc75a

Racism in the News: A Critical Discourse Analysis of News Reporting in Two Australian Newspapers

PETER TEO
2000 Discourse & Society  
This study compares two news reports in daily newspapers in China and the US on a significant trade dispute between China and the US: US imposing safeguard duties on tires from China in 2009.  ...  The recent Sino-US trade disputes add to the long list of economic and political conflicts between the two largest economies in the world.  ...  If we put Obama and US in the same group in Text A, we'll have 22 instances of US, which makes it the dominant participant in the NYT report.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0957926500011001002 fatcat:krlilxeo3rdopegzoho3eo5quu

Coordinating Concepts and Discourse in Model-Oriented Research Reports [chapter]

Robert B. Allen
2011 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
, and discourse structures for presenting the models.  ...  Model-oriented research reports have been proposed as a highly structured approach that weaves together models for research methods and analyses, conceptual process models for the phenomena under investigation  ...  Citations are another area in which discourse models mix with conceptual process models. There is often ambiguity in exactly what claim is being substantiated with a citation.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-24826-9_54 fatcat:eu3qnmmpkjdn3pxgb6yzl277r4

Royal language and reported discourse in sixteenth-century correspondence

Mel Evans
2017 Journal of Historical Pragmatics  
This paper investigates the formal and functional dimensions of reported discourse in sixteenth-century correspondence.  ...  It focuses on how letter-writers report the utterances – spoken, thought and written – of high-status sources (namely, the king or queen), in order to assess how the early modern reporting system compares  ...  There are two main points arising from the analysis of high-status sources in reporting discourse.  ... 
doi:10.1075/jhp.18.1.02eva fatcat:j4g3pnkowjayrgjjmf6xiscmn4

Reporting Conflict: Appraising Journalists' Voice in Pakistani Newspaper Discourse

Tazanfal Tehseem, Sarwat Jabeen, Abdul Rashid
2020 Journal of Business and Social Review in Emerging Economies  
This paper aims at evaluating journalist voice in the Pakistani print media discourse.  ...  appraisal domains of attitude, engagement and graduation - in Pakistani news reporting to find a reporter voice.  ...  Introduction This paper aims at evaluating journalist voice in the Pakistani print media discourse.  ... 
doi:10.26710/jbsee.v6i2.1175 fatcat:x5ysjmfcljgdjgz7xabxtpj7kq

Researching evaluative discourse in Annual Reports using semantic tagging

Ruth Breeze
2018 Ibérica  
Concordance lines from these areas in each subcorpus are then analysed qualitatively to identify the presence of shared value-systems in the discourse of the reports.  ...  This article uses the semantic tagging tools provided by Wmatrix3 to investigate the discourse of corporate annual reports to shareholders from leading UKbased companies in four sectors: pharmaceuticals  ...  According to Bhatia (2010) , companies' annual reports generally combine at least four different discourses, namely accounting discourses, legal discourses, the discourse of economics, and public relations  ... 
doaj:9ef33096b1c44a47801357b6543c86f4 fatcat:2g2go3hxmjghdoyv726bkunymq

Grammar and Interaction: Reported Discourse and Subjunctive in German

Andrea Golato
2002 Zeitschrift für Sprachwissenschaft  
AbstractThe present study investigates the relationship between grammar and interaction, specifically, the forms and interactional functions of direct and indirect discourse in spoken German.  ...  In my data, reported discourse in the form of direct discourse was the predominant way of reporting what other speakers had previously said.  ...  The discourse act of information elicitation is reported in the quotative (line 5; first arrow), and the answer is reported in the reported discourse segment (line 6; second arrow). ( In this segment,  ... 
doi:10.1515/zfsw.2002.21.1.25 fatcat:5igfvf5warhfngtvjsfefac2q4

Discourse Analysis: Examining Language Use in Context

Stephen Adjei
2015 The Qualitative Report  
Discourse analysis is paramount in the negotiation and construction of meaning of the social world.  ...  This paper discusses the importance of context and culture in discursive interactions.  ...  A discourse analyst does not merely report people's undistorted description of stable and enduring truth.  ... 
doi:10.46743/2160-3715/2013.1502 fatcat:ermxunjcxzezfoz2gliq4wljoq

Practical reasoning in political discourse: The UK government's response to the economic crisis in the 2008 Pre-Budget Report

Isabela Fairclough, Norman Fairclough
2011 Discourse & Society  
This article focuses on practical reasoning in political discourse and argues for a better integration of argumentation theory with Critical Discourse Analysis.  ...  We offer an analysis of the main argument in the UK Government's 2008 Pre-Budget Report (HM Treasury, 2008) and suggest how a critical evaluation of the argument from the perspective of a normative theory  ...  This focus on practical reasoning in political discourse is a new focus in CDA.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0957926510395439 fatcat:cegsozzezbdphk7kag7fcatjeq

Logophoric Discourse and First Person Reporting in Wan (West Africa)

Tatiana Nikitina
2012 Anthropological Linguistics  
The difference between discourse reporting in Wan and in European languages is related to a difference in the dominant means of transmitting knowledge (oral vs. written).  ...  It argues that the choice of a reporting strategy in Wan (Mande, Côte d'Ivoire) depends not on the information properties of the report (form vs. content, de re vs. de dicto), but rather on discourse properties  ...  In Section 4, I explore the use of the logophoric style and the alternative reporting strategy (1 st person reporting) in context, and suggest that discourse reporting in Wan is based on a distinction  ... 
doi:10.1353/anl.2012.0013 fatcat:h5qfkgfgrjaatpskxsoxluc73u

: The Functions of Reported Speech in Discourse . Mildred L. Larson

Katherine B. Branstetter
1980 American Anthropologist  
in dialog and dramatic discourse.  ...  Here, the author is con- cerned with the context of the reported dis- course and the semological features that deter- mine discourse deep structure.  ... 
doi:10.1525/aa.1980.82.1.02a00760 fatcat:bdhnss7m7bgzzbv62ngcjyq7hq

Evaluation in Media Discourse: Contrasts among Journalists in Reporting an Event

Maedeh Ghavamnia, Hossein Vahid Dastjerdi
2013 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
In news discourse, an area not really touched upon in research is examining the expression of opinions through language by the news writers.  ...  That is, how do news writers express their opinions about the events, people, and situations they report on?  ...  The study of news reports in the press is one of the major tasks of discourse-analytical media research.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2013.01.082 fatcat:utvgymmuafeanevbartjb6jws4

Discourse in the Marketplace: The Making of Meaning in Annual Reports

J. Thomas
1997 Journal of Business Communication  
This paper reviews linguistic structures in a series of management messages in the annual reports of Cross & Trecker, a machine tool manufacturer.  ...  Verb structures show a predictable increase in passive constructions as the years pass and profits decrease.  ...  In 1986, it broke even. In 1987 and 1988, it lost money. How did management communicate this information in the management reports section of its Annual Reports?  ... 
doi:10.1177/002194369703400103 fatcat:ihzuswmoqjbi3ljdquukhntt5i
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