Department of English

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Hong Kong Social Sciences
language Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
book review Social Sciences
linguistics Social Sciences
communication Social Sciences
discourse Social Sciences
English language Social Sciences

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Projects 2012 2020

Research Output 1994 2019

Admit me Chorus to this history : Shakespeare’s M.C.s and Choric Commentators—How Medieval, How Early Modern?

INGHAM, M., Apr 2019, In : Neophilologus. 103, 2, p. 255-271 17 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

language usage
history
theology
didactics
drama
Disasters
financial crisis
metaphor
disaster
Earthquakes

Dialectics versus polemics in Chinese rhetoric: A study of indirection in Chinese and Chinese ESL argumentative writing as compared with English argumentative writing

YEUNG, L., 24 Apr 2019, In : Chinese as a Second Language Research. 8, 1, p. 29-55 27 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

dialectics
rhetoric
writer
expert
writing instruction

Activities 2015 2019

  • 7 Seminar / Talk / Other Presentation
  • 2 Organising / Participating in Conference or Event

Critical Literacies for Writing in the Digital Age

Preet Pankaj HIRADHAR (Speaker)
29 Jan 2019

Activity: Seminar / Talk / Other Presentation

16th International Pragmatics Conference

Janet HO (Member of programme committee)
9 Jun 201914 Jun 2019

Activity: Involvement in Conferences / Events (Research-related)Organising / Participating in Conference or Event

2018 International Conference on Bilingual Learning and Teaching

Janet HO (Member of programme committee)
25 Oct 201827 Oct 2018

Activity: Involvement in Conferences / Events (Research-related)Organising / Participating in Conference or Event

Press / Media

James Ross

Michael Theodore LUONGO

1/05/19

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research / Knowledge Transfer

China should choose its English teachers based on skill, not country of origin

Andrew John SEWELL

24/11/17

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research / Knowledge Transfer