Thursday, 26 April 2012

Circumstances Of Projection: Agnation

Halliday & Matthiessen (2004: 276):
Although circumstances of expansion relate to ‘relational’ clauses, circumstances of projection relate to projecting ‘mental’ and ‘verbal’ clauses — either to the Senser or Sayer of that clause (Angle) or to the [Phenomenon or] Verbiage (Matter).