Complement

A Complement is ” an element within the Residue that has the potential of being Subject but is not; in other words, it is an element that has the potential for being given the interpersonally¬† elevated status of modal responsibility…typically realized by a nominal group (H & M, p.122-3).

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I'm an EFL teacher in Japan and this is a blog to record some thoughts on using Systemic Functional Linguistics in the foreign language classroom.
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