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A Study on Stylistic Features of White Noise from the Perspective of Appraisal Theory

Author JiangLiLi
Tutor ZouHaiZuo
School Northeast Forestry University
Course Foreign Linguistics and Applied Linguistics
Keywords Transitivity system Attitude Systems White noise Stylistic features
Type Master's thesis
Year 2010
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The novel \At the same time also caused a the broad literary critic its thematic significance. Halliday pointed out that the language selection is the choice of significance. Functional Stylistics Systemic Functional Grammar theory emphasizes to start looking Discourse Stylistic objective basis from the structure of language. Get rid of the the traditional stylistics subjective research, to provide an objective analysis of the theoretical basis. Systemic Functional Linguistics and physical properties of the system is a function of language experience semantic system can be used to describe people see and hear in the real world, actions. Evaluation theory as systemic functional linguistics interpersonal meaning branch Vocabulary - Grammar level evaluation theory focuses on text evaluation resources. It focuses on the discourse can negotiate all kinds of attitude, the intensity of the emotions involved, and that the value and Union readers a variety of ways (Martin, 2003). Theoretical system, it is a great practical value to help explore language users attitudes, perspectives and positions. Attitude system is the subject of evaluation theory, it can effectively reveal the emotional response of the speaker, the value judgments things evaluation. Stylistic features on the one hand can choose the frequency of certain types of transitivity structure, and there would be formed motivation prominent when the selection and context associated. The other hand, the stylistic features can be reflected as a way of thinking in a particular context, values, ideologies, and Interpretation behind the stylistic features of evaluation theory view of events and things in common. This article combined functional the Stylistics theory and evaluation theory, using qualitative and quantitative research methods, trying to explain the the transitivity process and evaluation resources embodied and function transition from the lexical level to the discourse level layers. Analysis, we find that the transitivity system of three processes together constitute a dynamic framework, the to jointly reveal of creative consciousness. Emotional attitude, determination and appreciation also influence each other, reflecting the intent of the writer. This dig out the stylistic features implicit in the novel. The same time, the dominant stylistic features of the novel, such as repetitive and non-coherence is also discussed. Therefore, this article is full reading of the novel's dominant and recessive stylistic features. This paper attempts to study a new perspective for the appreciation of literature.

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