Functional Approach to Professional Discourse Exploration in Linguistics

  • Elena N. Malyuga

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Evgeniya V. Ponomarenko, Oksana V. Magirovskaya, Svetlana N. Orlova
    Pages 1-20
  3. Olga S. Chesnokova, Dmitry S. Khramchenko, Milana E. Kupriyanova
    Pages 21-57
  4. Olga V. Aleksandrova, Ekaterina A. Korableva, Antonina A. Kharkovskaya
    Pages 59-93
  5. Elena N. Malyuga, Alex Krouglov, Maria V. Ivanova
    Pages 95-129
  6. Victoria V. Sibul, Victoria V. Vetrinskaya, Elizaveta G. Grishechko
    Pages 131-163
  7. Samvel A. Abrahamyan, Maria A. Banshchikova
    Pages 165-198
  8. Elizaveta A. Vishnyakova, Olga D. Vishnyakova, Irina V. Smirnova
    Pages 231-266
  9. Igor V. Chekulai, Olga N. Prokhorova, Anna V. Kiseleva
    Pages 267-303

About this book


This book presents research into various types of professional discourse through the prism of the functional linguistics approach. Focusing mainly on practical aspects of speech, the book discusses various topics, such as structural, semantic, cognitive and pragmatic characteristics of professional discourse, argumentation strategies, humour in professional discourse, and word-building processes. It also highlights communicative effectiveness methods in professional discourse. Offering new ideas and discussing the latest findings, the book is intended for researchers, lecturers and professionals in the field.


Open Access Functional Linguisitcs Discourse Structure Professional Discourse Economic Discourse Advertising Discourse Political Discourse Academic Discourse Art Studies Discourse Medical Discourse

Editors and affiliations

  • Elena N. Malyuga
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Foreign LanguagesPeoples’ Friendship University of RussiaMoscowRussia

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