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課程名稱 (中文) 英語功能語法
(英文) English Grammar
開課單位 應用外語學系
課程代碼 L3130
授課教師 謝富惠
學分數 2.0 必/選修 選修 開課年級 大三
先修科目或先備能力:
課程概述與目標: The objectives of this course are: (1) to provide a functional perspective to the grammar of the English language, and (2) to help improve students’ competence in using English grammar in their reading and writing.
教科書 Hewings, Martin. 2013. Advanced Grammar in Use (3rd ed.). Cambridge University Press.
參考教材 Lock, Graham. 1996. Functional English Grammar. Cambridge University Press.
Thompson, Geoff. 2000. Introducing Functional Grammar. Edward ARnold Publishers.

課程大綱 學生學習目標 單元學習活動 學習成效評量 備註
單元主題 內容綱要
1 Week 1 Orientation: Responsibilities and Requirements
Course Introduction: What is Grammar?
The purposes of linguistic analysis
Some basic concepts
Get familiar with the course requirements and some basic concepts of Functional Grammar
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    2 Week 2 Representing things (1): Nouns and noun groups
    countability; noun groups; referrers
    How entities are represented in language
  • 討論
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  • 作業
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    3 Week 3 Representing things (2): More on noun groups
    Quantifiers; Partitives; Classifiers
    How languages classify entities
  • 討論
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    4 Week 4 Doing and Happening (1): The transitivity of action processes
    Verb groups; action processes
    To understand different types of verbs
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  • 作業
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    5 Week 5 Doing and Happening (2): Ergativity, phrasal verbs and phase
    Causer and Affected; Verbs followed by prepositions; phase
    To know different types of verbs and the functions of verbs
  • 討論
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    6 Week 6 Seeing, liking, thinking, wanting, and saying: the transitivity of mental and verbal processes
    Mental processes; mental-action processes
    To understand the transitivity of different types of verbs
  • 討論
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    7 Week 7 Being and having (1): the transitivity of relational and existential processes
    Attributive relational processes; Identifying relational processes;
    To understand the very intriguing relations between being and having.
  • 討論
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    8 Week 8 Being and having (2): the transitivity of relational and existential processes
    Possessive relational processes; Existential processes
    To know the very intriguing relations between existence and possession.
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    9 Week 9 Mid-term exam Mid-term exam
  • 期中考
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    10 Week 10 Representing Time (1): Tense and temporal adjuncts
    The tense system; using tense
    How languages represent time
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  • 作業
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    11 Week 11 Representing Time (2): Tense and temporal adjuncts
    The tense system; using tense
    How languages represent time
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    12 Week 12 (1) Noun clauses:
    #32: Reporting people’s words and thoughts
    #33: Reporting statements: that-clauses
    #34: Verb+ wh-clauses
    (2) Pronouns: #60, Reflexive pronouns #61, Indefinite pronouns
    (3) #62, So, Not #63, Do so, such
    To understand noun clauses, pronouns, and other pro-forms
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    13 Week 13 (1) #71, #72: adverbs and adjectives
    (2) #67, 68: gradable and non-gradable adjectives
    #73: comparative clauses and phrases
    (3) #74, 75: adverbs
    #76: adverbs of place, adverbs of time
    To understand adverbs and adjectives
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    14 Week 14 (1) Existential constructions: #95
    (2) Inversion: #99, #100
    (3) conditionals vs. subjunctive
    AGU: Units: #83-86
    To know how to use existential constructions, inversion, and conditionals
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    15 Week 15 (1) #87: complex clauses: logical relations between clauses
    (2) #79: adverbial clauses of time
    #82: contrast
    (3) #80: clauses of reasons
    #81: clauses of purposes
    What messages are conveyed in complex sentences
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    16 Week 16 Modals and semi-modals
    AGU: 15, 16, 17
    Functions of modals
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    17 Week 17 Modals and semi-modals (2)
    AGU: Units: 18, 19, 20
    Modals and semi-modals
  • 討論
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  • 報告
  • Oral presentation  
    18 Week 18 Final exam Final Exam
  • 實作
  • 期末考
  • 其他評量
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