1. What are opposites? 2. How opposites are constructed in texts and what they mean 3. Textual/meaningful effects of textual opposition 4. The role of opposition-construction in discourse meanings5. The significance of opposition in language and texts Bibliography Index
Professor Lesley Jeffries is Chair of English Language and Director of the Stylistics Research Centre at the University of Huddersfield, UK. She is also Chair of the Poetics and Linguistics Association (PALA) from 2007-10.