An Overall Review of Linguistic Research on Genre

Guowei Ren


The essay mainly explores the contemporary linguistic research on genre and makes a brief and preliminary analysis of advantages and disadvantages of influential generic theories. It argues that the orientation for ensuing further generic research should be concentrated on multi-generic texts.

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Review of European Studies   ISSN 1918-7173 (Print)   ISSN 1918-7181 (Online)

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