Thursday, 27 April 2017

Pageviews by Countries

Graph of most popular countries among blog viewers
EntryPageviews
United States
8487
Australia
2448
France
1662
Russia
1011
United Kingdom
828
Uruguay
492
Germany
421
Poland
400
Ukraine
248
Mauritius
199

Tuesday, 18 April 2017

A "Thereless" Existential Interrogative


Why
are
people
Cause: reason
Process: existential
Existent

(The title of the first chapter of Richard Dawkins' The Selfish Gene.)

Sunday, 2 April 2017

Theme In A Declarative Projection Nexus


A certain amount of detachment << the learned Head of my chambers, Guthrie Featherstone, Q.C., M.P., says >> is essential to life as a barrister
Theme
Rheme

Monday, 27 March 2017

Theme In An Interrogative Projection Nexus


who << did you say >> was arrested
Theme
Rheme

See Halliday & Matthiessen (2014: 102).