Wednesday, 2 May 2012

Range In Verbal Clauses: Verbiage

Halliday & Matthiessen (2004: 294):
The two kinds of Verbiage, that which refers to the content, as in describe the apartment, and that which specifies the nature of the verbal process, such as tell a story, are analogous respectively to the material ‘entity Scope’ and ‘process Scope’.