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Chapter 4 Visible Data. Learning more about registers. Figure 4.1. Things to Figure Out Frequency of articles in each register type Frequency across registers…how registers are alike or different Reasons for the frequencies: why are there so many uses of the in academic writing?.

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chapter 4 visible data

Chapter 4 Visible Data

Learning more about registers

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Figure 4.1
  • Things to Figure Out
  • Frequency of articles in each register type
  • Frequency across registers…how registers are alike or different
  • Reasons for the frequencies: why are there so many uses of the in academic writing?

Pronouns

Noun Phrases

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Figure 4.2

Reasons the language of conversation is different from the language of writing

= the + noun

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Noun types based on meaning

Figure 4.3

= teacher’s book

teachers’ books

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Figure 4.4

“Genitive constructions are generally short.” (p. 84) What?

“genitive construction” = teacher’s or teachers’

Possessive NPs are often not very long.

End Weight

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Figure 4.6

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300,000 nouns & pronouns per 1,000,000 words

More pronouns than nouns

300,000+ nouns & pronouns per 1,000,000 words

Many more nouns than pronouns

Figure 4.7

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