Friday, 30 September 2016

Pageviews by Countries

Graph of most popular countries among blog viewers
EntryPageviews
United States
7890
United Kingdom
2114
Australia
1404
France
949
Ukraine
905
Russia
877
Canada
284
Indonesia
262
Germany
243
Latvia
210

Wednesday, 28 September 2016

An Angle On Attribution


It
seems
senseless
to us
[[that this incident has led to a loss of life]]
Car-
Process: relational
Attribute
Angle: viewpoint
-rier

cf

It
strikes
us
as senseless
[[that this incident has led to a loss of life]]
Pheno-
Process: mental: cognitive
Senser
Rôle: guise
-menon


Halliday & Matthiessen (2014: 328):
Angle [viewpoint] is related … to the Senser of a ‘mental’ clause…

Halliday & Matthiessen (2014: 326):
the Role corresponds to the Attribute or Value of an ‘intensive relational’ clause.

Friday, 2 September 2016

Encoding A Reason


Why I would like to travel to Korea
is
because I want to meet my favourite singer
Theme
Rheme
Subject
Finite
Complement
Identified / Value
Process: relational
Identifier / Token

Circumstantial Theme In Mentally Projected Question


I
don't know
why
this
is
my dream
a
‘ b
Theme
Rheme
Theme
Rheme
Subject
Finite
Predicator
Adjunct
Subject
Finite
Complement
Senser
Process: mental
Cause
Token
Process: relational
Value