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Стилистика англ. яз.

Course title: Stylistics of English

Course code: Б3. В.3

Type of course:

Compulsory for Bachelors in Interpretation and Translation, Linguistics and Teaching Methods, Linguistics and Intercultural Communication

Level of course: Advanced

Year of study: III

Semester: Spring

Number of credits: 3

Name of lecturer: Elena Tryapitsyna PhD fc.english@pomorsu.ru

Objectives of the course:

Students will be able:

  • to learn how style is influenced by such factors as context, genre, historical perspective and author
  • to explain linguistically a range of textual features including literary and non-literary texts
  • to adapt to various situational conditions of verbal communication choosing an appropriate mode of verbal interaction

Prerequisites:

Theoretical grammar of English, English Lexicology, History of English, Introduction to General Linguistics

Content: 

Background and scope of modern Stylistics; dimensions of language in use; meaning in language and how it functions in communication; expressive resources of linguistic elements and structures; introduction to the theory of text and discourse; classification of functional styles; stylistic analysis.

Recommended reading:

  • Арнольд И.В. Стилистика. Современный английский язык. Учебник для вузов. – Изд.4.-е. – М.: Флинта: Наука, 2002. –384 с.
  • Гальперин И.Р. Стилистика английского языка: Учебник (на англ. Яз.) – Изд.3-е. – М.: Книжный дом «Либроком», 2010. – 336с.
  • P.Verdonk. Stylistics. – Oxford University Press, 2002.
  • Crystal D. The Cambridge encyclopedia of the English Language. – 2-nd edition. – Cambridge University Press, 2003. – 499 p.
  • http://www.davidcrystal.com/David_Crystal/stylistics.htm

Teaching method: Lectures 22 h., seminars 22 h.

Assessment method: Regular attendance, written test and final exam.

Language of instruction: English

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