M.A.K. Halliday †

List of John Benjamins publications for which M.A.K. Halliday † plays a role.


Subjects Language acquisition | Psycholinguistics | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology
Subjects Language acquisition | Psycholinguistics | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology
Subjects Language acquisition | Psycholinguistics | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology


This paper is based on a series of lectures Halliday presented in the Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong in 2005. As Amy Tsui indicates in her companion paper in this issue, it was to have been the first chapter in a book that would also include chapters by other scholars discussing the… read more
Halliday, M.A.K. † and Edward McDonald 2004 6. Metafunctional profile of the grammar of ChineseLanguage Typology: A functional perspective, Caffarel-Cayron, Alice, J.R. Martin and Christian M.I.M. Matthiessen (eds.), pp. 305–396 | Article
Halliday, M.A.K. † 2000 14. Grammar and Daily Life: Concurrence and ComplementarityFunctional Approaches to Language, Culture and Cognition: Papers in honor of Sydney M. Lamb, Lockwood, David G., Peter H. Fries and James E. Copeland (eds.), pp. 221 ff. | Chapter
Halliday, M.A.K. † 1999 1. The notion of “context” in language educationText and Context in Functional Linguistics, Ghadessy, Mohsen (ed.), pp. 1 ff. | Article
Halliday, M.A.K. † 1998 On the grammar of painFunctions of Language 5:1, pp. 1–32 | Article
The lexicogrammar of every natural language is (among other things) a theory of human experience, a resource whereby experience is transformed into meaning. One of the most challenging areas of human experience is that of pain. If we investigate the grammar of pain in modern English, using evidence… read more
Halliday, M.A.K. † 1997 Linguistics as metaphorReconnecting Language: Morphology and Syntax in Functional Perspectives, Simon-Vandenbergen, Anne-Marie, Kristin Davidse and Dirk Noël (eds.), pp. 3 ff. | Article
Halliday, M.A.K. † 1996 On Grammar and GrammaticsFunctional Descriptions: Theory in practice, Hasan, Ruqaiya †, Carmel Cloran and David Butt (eds.), pp. 1 ff. | Article
Halliday, M.A.K. † 1995 A recent view of "missteps" in linguistic theoryFunctions of Language 2:2, pp. 249–267 | Article
Halliday, M.A.K. † 1994 ForewordFunctions of Language 1:1, pp. 1–5 | Miscellaneous
Halliday, M.A.K. † 1992 Some Lexicogrammatical Features of the Zero Population Growth TextDiscourse Description: Diverse linguistic analyses of a fund-raising text, Mann, William C. and Sandra A. Thompson (eds.), pp. 327 ff. | Article
Halliday, M.A.K. † 1989 Some grammatical problems in scientific EnglishGenre and Systemic Functional Studies, pp. 13–37 | Article
This paper examines the manner in which scientific English constitutes learning problems for students being introduced to science. It develops a taxonomy of the difficulties and investigates means of overcoming the problems which texts in scientific English create. read more
Halliday, M.A.K. † 1988 On the ineffability of grammatical categoriesLinguistics in a Systemic Perspective, Benson, James D., Michael J. Cummings and William S. Greaves (eds.), pp. 27 ff. | Article
Halliday, M.A.K. † 1987 Comprehensive bibliography of books and articlesLanguage Topics: Essays in honour of Michael Halliday, Steele, Ross and Terry Threadgold (eds.), pp. xxiii ff. | Miscellaneous
Halliday, M.A.K. † 1984 3. Liguistics in the university: The question of social accountabilityNew Directions in Linguistics and Semiotics, Copeland, James E. (ed.), pp. 51 ff. | Chapter