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Title:Reasoning styles and types of hortatory discourse
Abstract:

This paper presents a modification of the types of supportive information that Breeze (1992) identified for hortatory discourses as a basis for bringing out the mismatches that are most likely to occur when translating from a verb-object (VO) language to an object-verb (OV) language. Earlier sections review the factors that underlie Longacre's (1996) classification of texts into four broad categories and outline what characterizes mainline information for each genre. They are followed by illustrations of deductive and inductive reasoning from Koiné Greek and Ancient Hebrew, since deductive reasoning tends to correlate with instructional exhortations and inductive reasoning with attempts to persuade.

Contributor (author):Levinsohn, Stephen H.
Date (W3CDTF):2006
Description (URI):http://www.sil.org/resources/archives/40251
Extent:pages 1-10
Identifier (URI):http://www.sil.org/resources/archives/40251
http://www.sil.org/resources/publications/entry/48003
Is Part Of:Journal of Translation 2(2)
Language:English
Language (ISO639):eng
Publisher:SIL International
Subject:Ancient Greek (to 1453) language
Ancient Hebrew language
Relevance Theory; Discourse
Subject (ISO639):grc
hbo
Type (DCMI):Text

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Citation: Levinsohn, Stephen H. 2006. Journal of Translation 2(2).
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