31 relations: Benjamin Lee Whorf, Bronisław Malinowski, C.M.I.M. Matthiessen, Cambridge, Cline of instantiation, J.R. Martin, John Rupert Firth, Journal of Linguistics, Karl Bühler, Leeds, Lingnan University (Guangzhou), Linguistic system, Linguistics, Louis Hjelmslev, Luo Changpei, Macquarie University, Metafunction, Noam Chomsky, Nominal group (functional grammar), Norman Fairclough, Peking University, Prague linguistic circle, Ruqaiya Hasan, Systemic functional grammar, Systemic functional linguistics, Thematic equative, Universal grammar, University of London, University of Sydney, Vilém Mathesius, Wang Li (linguist).
Benjamin Lee Whorf (April 24, 1897 – July 26, 1941) was an American linguist and fire prevention engineer.
Bronisław Kasper Malinowski (7 April 1884 – 16 May 1942) was a Polish-British anthropologist, often considered one of the most important 20th-century anthropologists.
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.
Cambridge is a university city and the county town of Cambridgeshire, England, on the River Cam approximately north of London.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The cline of instantiation is a linguistic term in systemic functional linguistics theory.
James Robert Martin (born 1950) is Professor of Linguistics (Personal Chair) at The University of Sydney.
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.
The Journal of Linguistics is a triannual peer-reviewed academic journal covering all branches of theoretical linguistics and the official publication of the Linguistics Association of Great Britain.
Karl Ludwig Bühler (27 May 1879 – 24 October 1963) was a German psychologist and linguist.
Leeds is a city in the metropolitan borough of Leeds, in the county of West Yorkshire, England.
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.
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.
Linguistics is the scientific study of language, and involves an analysis of language form, language meaning, and language in context.
Louis Trolle Hjelmslev (3 October 1899, Copenhagen – 30 May 1965, Copenhagen) was a Danish linguist whose ideas formed the basis of the Copenhagen School of linguistics.
Luo Changpei (Lo ch'ang P'ei; 9 August 189913 December 1958) was a Chinese linguist.
Macquarie University is a public research university based in Sydney, Australia, in the suburb of Macquarie Park.
The term metafunction originates in systemic functional linguistics and is considered to be a property of all languages.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Avram Noam Chomsky (born December 7, 1928) is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, historian, social critic and political activist.
In systemic functional grammar (SFG), a nominal group is a group of words which represents or describes an entity, for example "The nice old English police inspector who was sitting at the table is Mr Morse".
Norman Fairclough (born 1941) is an emeritus Professor of Linguistics at Lancaster University.
Peking University (abbreviated PKU or Beida; Chinese: 北京大学, pinyin: běi jīng dà xué) is a major Chinese research university located in Beijing and a member of the C9 League.
The Prague school or Prague linguistic circle was an influential group of linguists, philologists and literary critics in Prague.
Ruqaiya Hasan (3 July 1931After government birth records were lost in Pratapgarh, Hasan's mother re-registered Ruqaiya's birthdate as 3 July 1931, slightly earlier than her real birthdate, to enroll her in school earlier. – 24 June 2015) was a professor of linguistics who held visiting positions and taught at various universities in England.
Systemic functional grammar (SFG) is a form of grammatical description originated by Michael Halliday.
Systemic functional linguistics (SFL) is an approach to linguistics that considers language as a social semiotic system.
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.
Universal grammar (UG) in linguistics, is the theory of the genetic component of the language faculty, usually credited to Noam Chomsky.
The University of London (abbreviated as Lond. or more rarely Londin. in post-nominals) is a collegiate and a federal research university located in London, England.
The University of Sydney (informally, USyd or USYD) is an Australian public research university in Sydney, Australia.
Vilém Mathesius (3 August 1882, Pardubice – 12 April 1945, Prague) was a Czech linguist, literary historian and co-founder of the Prague Linguistic Circle.
Wang Li (IPA: /wɑŋ' li:/; 10 August 1900 – 3 May 1986) was a Chinese linguist, educator, translator and poet, described as "the founder of Chinese Linguistics".
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.