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Material Processes 3: Scope

There are two different kinds of scope: i. Scope: entity – which construes “an entity which exists independently of the process but which indicates the domain over which the process takes place” (H & M, p.192). This gives us, for … Continue reading

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Material Processes 2: Participants

Besides the Actor, there are “a number of other participant roles involved in the process of a material clause” (H & M, p.190). Scope: The lion crossed the field.  2.  Recipient: I gave her a letter./ I gave a letter … Continue reading

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