Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Representing The Model Of Ideational Semantics Diagrammatically

Halliday & Matthiessen (1999: 34):
… the representational semiotic may also be a diagrammatic one — e.g. network graphs, tree diagrams, our circle diagrams. […] diagrams will only serve us as ‘visualisations’ as long as they construe a metaphor of abstract space at the theoretical stratum.