Vigo International Journal of Applied Linguistics VIAL

Contents of Number 5, Year 2008:

* Pragmatic Interpretation in Translated Texts. Jamal al-Qinai, Kuwait University: 9-36. Abstract

* Providing Automatic Multilingual Text Generation to Artificial Cognitive Systems. Carles Fernández, Xavier Roca Computer Vision Centre, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain. Jordi Gonzàlez, Institut de Robòtica i Informàtica Ind. Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya,Spain.: 37-62. Abstract

* Designing a Foreign Language Curriculum in Postsecondary Education Drawing from the Multiliteracy, Functionalist, and Genre-Based Approaches. Francisca Goldoni, The University of Georgia, USA: 63-86. Abstract

* The Persuasive Use of Rhetorical Devices in the Reporting of ‘Avian Flu’. Victoria Martín de la Rosa, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain: 87-106. Abstract

* Coherence Relations and Concept Dynamic in Learners’ Personal Theories. Ariadna Strugielska, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun, Poland: 107-129.Abstract