Monday, 29 August 2016

Pageviews by Countries

Graph of most popular countries among blog viewers
EntryPageviews
United States
7698
United Kingdom
2114
Australia
1363
Ukraine
898
France
890
Russia
873
Canada
280
Indonesia
263
Germany
240
Latvia
212

Saturday, 16 July 2016

Ranged Clauses: Behavioural vs Material

he
gave
a laugh/grin/shrug/sneeze
Behaver
Process: behavioural
Behaviour


he
gave
it
a squeeze/wash
Actor
Process: material
Goal*
Scope: process

* not Recipient — not 'he gave a wash to it'

Saturday, 2 July 2016

'Provide' Serving As An Identifying Process Of Benefactive Possession


then
they (the results)
will provide
us
with
important information [regarding the methods [[[that should be used || for questioning eyewitnesses in real-world accident and/or crime scene contexts]]] ]

Identified/Token
Process: relational: possession: benefaction
Beneficiary

Identifier/Value


See Halliday & Matthiessen (2004: 246; 2014: 297).

Decoding 'A System Call' And Encoding 'Examples Of This'

decoding ‘a system call’

a system call 
is
a request [[[made by a process to the operating system || in order to perform tasks [[only the operating system can complete]] ]]]
Identified/Token
Process: relational
Identifier/Value


encoding ‘examples of this’

[[[retrieving a file from a disk, || or retrieving/displaying inputs/outputs]]]
are
examples [of this]
Identifier/Token
Process: relational
Identified/Value