Prosody concord

Prosody concord: new approach to semantic prosody analysis

Tang & Liu (2018) Semantic prosody and semantic prosody analysis Definition of semantic prosody As basic linguistic forms, words certainly have evaluative meanings; Some words (with evaluative polarities expressed) have inbuilt and inherent evaluative meanings; All the types of modality are associated with evaluative meanings; Some other words possess implicit evaluative meanings, which can be identified through semantic prosody analysis Semantic prosody analysis (SPA) Two conventional approaches to semantic prosody analysis