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Michael Alexander Kirkwood Halliday (often M.A.K. Halliday) (born 13 April 1925) is a British-born Australian linguist who developed the internationally influential ''systemic functional linguistic'' model of language. [1]

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Benjamin Lee Whorf

Benjamin Lee Whorf (April 24, 1897 – July 26, 1941) was an American linguist and fire prevention engineer.

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Bronisław Malinowski

Bronisław Kasper Malinowski (1884–1942) was a Polish anthropologist, one of the most important 20th-century anthropologists.

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C.M.I.M. Matthiessen

Christian Matthias Ingemar Martin Matthiessen is a Swedish-born linguist and a leading figure in the systemic functional linguistics (SFL) school, having authored or co-authored more than 100 books, refereed journal articles, and papers in refereed conference proceedings, with contributions to three television programs.

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The city of Cambridge is a university city and the county town of Cambridgeshire, England.

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Cline of instantiation

The “cline of instantiation” is a linguistic term within the systemic functional linguistics theory.

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J.R. Martin

James Robert Martin (born 1950) is Professor of Linguistics at the University of Sydney.

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John Rupert Firth

John Rupert Firth (June 17, 1890 in Keighley, Yorkshire – December 14, 1960 in Lindfield, (West Sussex)), commonly known as J. R. Firth, was an English linguist and a leading figure in British linguistics during the 1950s.

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Karl Bühler

Karl Ludwig Bühler (27 May 1879 – 24 October 1963) was a German psychologist and linguist.

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Leeds is a city in West Yorkshire, England.

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Lingnan University (Guangzhou)

Lingnan University in Canton, Kwangtung Province, China (now Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, People's Republic of China), was a private university established by a group of American missionaries in 1888.

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Linguistic system

The idea of language as a 'system' appears in the linguistic theory of Ferdinand de Saussure, J.R. Firth, Benjamin Lee Whorf, Louis Hjelmslev and Michael Halliday.

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Linguistics is the scientific study of language.

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Louis Hjelmslev

Louis Trolle Hjelmslev (October 3, 1899, Copenhagen – May 30, 1965, Copenhagen) was a Danish linguist whose ideas formed the basis of the Copenhagen School of linguistics.

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Luo Changpei

Luo Changpei (courtesy name: Xīntián 莘田, art name: Tián'ān 恬庵) (1899–1958) was a Chinese linguist.

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Macquarie University

Macquarie University is a public research university based in Sydney, Australia, in the suburb of Macquarie Park.

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The term metafunction originates in systemic functional linguistics and is considered to be a property of all languages.

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Noam Chomsky

Avram Noam Chomsky (born December 7, 1928) is an American linguist, philosopher,, by Zoltán Gendler Szabó, in Dictionary of Modern American Philosophers, 1860–1960, ed.

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Nominal group (functional grammar)

In systemic functional grammar (SFG), a nominal group is a group of words which expresses an entity, for example "The nice old English police inspector who was sitting at the table is Mr Morse".

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Norman Fairclough

Norman Fairclough (born 1941) is emeritus Professor of Linguistics at Lancaster University.

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Peking University

Peking University (abbreviated PKU and colloquially known by the Chinese as Běidà 北大; Chinese: 北京大学, pinyin: Běijīng Dàxué), is a major Chinese research university located in Beijing and a member of the C9 League.

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Prague school

The Prague school or Prague linguistic circle was an influential group of literary critics and linguists in Prague.

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Ruqaiya Hasan

Ruqaiya Hasan (1931 – 24 June 2015) was a professor of linguistics who taught and held visiting positions at various universities in England.

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Systemic functional grammar

Systemic functional grammar (SFG) is a form of grammatical description originated by Michael Halliday.

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Systemic functional linguistics

Systemic functional linguistics (SFL) is an approach to linguistics that considers language as a social semiotic system.

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Thematic equative

In systemic functional grammar, a thematic equative is a thematic resource in which two or more separate elements in a clause are grouped together to form a single constituent of the theme-plus-rheme structure.

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Universal grammar

Universal Grammar (UG) is a theory in linguistics, usually credited to Noam Chomsky, proposing that the ability to learn grammar is hard-wired into the brain.

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University of London

The University of London (informally referred to as London University) is a collegiate research university located in London, England, consisting of 18 constituent colleges, 10 research institutes and a number of central bodies.

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University of Sydney

The University of Sydney (commonly referred to as Sydney University, Sydney Uni, USYD, or Sydney) is an Australian public research university in Sydney.

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Wang Li (linguist)

Wang Li, courtesy name Liao Yi, name at birth Xiang Ying ((1900–1986) was a Chinese linguist. Many considered him to be the founder of modern Chinese linguistics.

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Yorkshire is a historic county of Northern England and the largest in the United Kingdom.

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