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Second-level discourse markers across languages

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This article looks at a particular type of routine formula, called ‘second-level discourse marker’ (SLDM), which falls within the scope of what is sometimes termed ‘procedural vocabulary’. Having defined and exemplified the notion, I set up a structural typology of SLDMs. I then proceed to discuss the possibility of structural equivalence between English, German and French SLDMs. I conclude by exploring the treatment accorded to SLDMs in some of the major bilingual dictionaries. The language material used for purposes of illustration is drawn from a wide variety of corpora.
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Keywords: English/French/German; discourse marker; structural typology

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Siegen University, Bochum University

Publication date: December 1, 2001

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