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mohammed nahar al-ali
• Department of English for Applied Studies - Faculty Member

  • Ph.D. of English Language from University of Durham, 1999
  • Msc. of English Language and Literature from University of Jordan, 1992
  • Bsc. of English Language and Literature from University of Jordan, 1976

    Book
  • Al-Ali, M. N., Genre, Schema, and the Academic Writing Process: An Enquiry into the Generalisability of Generic Structure and its Relationship to Schematic Knowledge, Lambert Academic Publishing, 2012

  • Publications
  • Al-Ali- M. N. , "?Remodeling the relation between genre constraints and registerial options?. ," Grazer Linguistische Studien, , vol. 60, no. , pp. 1-15, 2003
  • Al-Ali, M. N. , "?Analyzing the generic structures and the rhetorical patterns of the Qur?anic narrative parables?," Al-?Arabiyya: Journal of the American Association of Arabic, vol. 36, no. , pp. 81-106, 2003
  • Al-Ali, M. N. , "?How to get yourself on the door of a job: A cross-cultural contrastive study of Arabic and English job application letters?," Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development , vol. 25, no. 1, pp. 1-23, 2004
  • Al-Ali, M. N. , "?Familiar words in unfamiliar contexts?," Perspectives: Studies in Translatology, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 134-144, 2004
  • Al-Ali, M. , "?Communicating messages of solidarity, promotion, and pride in death announcements genre in Jordanian newspapers?," Discourse and Society, vol. 16, no. , pp. 5-31, 2005
  • Al-Khatib, M. A. & Al-Ali, M. N. , "?Language and cultural maintenance among the Gypsies of Jordan? ," Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, vol. 26, no. 3, pp. 187-215, 2005
  • Al-Ali, M. N. , "?Religious affiliations and masculine power in Jordanian wedding invitation genre?," Discourse and Society, vol. 17, no. , pp. 5-31, 2006
  • Al-Ali, M. N. , "'Genre-pragmatic strategies in English letter-of-application writing of Jordanian Arabic-English bilinguals'," International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 119-39, 2006
  • Al-Zoubi, M. Q.; Al-Ali, M. N. & Al-Hasnawi, A. R., "'Cogno-cultural issues in translating metaphors'," Perspectives: Studies in Translatology, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 230-239, 2007
  • Al-Ali, M. N. & Sahawneh, M. , "'An investigation into the generic features of English requestive e-mail messages," Language for Specific Purposes (LSP) & Professional Communication, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 40-65, 2008
  • Al-Ali, M. N., "Academic and socio-cultural identities in English dissertation acknowledgements of Arab writers," ESP Across Cultures, vol. 6, no. , pp. 7-27, 2009
  • Al-Ali, M. N. & Al-Zoubi, M. Q. , "Different pausing, different meaning: Translating Qur'anic verses containing syntactic ambiguity ," Perspective: Studies in Translatology, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 227-241, 2009
  • Al-Ali, M. N., "?Generic patterns and socio-cultural resources in acknowledgements accompanying PhD dissertations?," Pragmatics, vol. 20, no. 1, pp. 1-26, 2010
  • Al-Ali, M. N. & Alawneh, R. , "Linguistic mitigating devices in American and Jordanian undergraduate students? requests ," Intercultural Pragmatics, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 311-339, 2010
  • Al-Ali, M. N. & Arafa, H. I., "An experimental sociolinguistic study of language variation in Jordanian Arabic," Buckingham Journal of Language and Linguistics, vol. 3, no. , pp. 207-230, 2010
  • Al-Azzam, B.; Al-Quran, M. & Al-Ali, M, N., "Preserving the cultural essence in translating into Arabic the Shakespear?s sonnet ?Shall I compare Thee to a Summer?s day?," Journal of Language and Literature. May, vol. 40, no. , pp. 46-, 2010
  • Al-Khatib M. A. & Al-Ali, M. N. , "?Language and cultural shift among the Kurds of Jordan?," SKY Journal of Linguistics, vol. 23, no. , pp. 7-36, 2010
  • Al-Ali, M. N. & Sahawneh, Y., "Rhetorical and Textual Organization of English and Arabic PhD Dissertation Abstracts in Linguistics," SKY Journal of Linguistics, vol. 24, no. , pp. 7-39, 2011
  • Al-Ali, Mohammed and Alliheibi, Fahid, "Struggling to retain the functions of passive when translating English thesis abstracts ," Pragmatics, vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 129-148, 2015
  • Al-Ali, M. N., "'Conveying academic and social identity in graduate dissertation acknowledgments'," Fifth International Conference of the European Association of Language for specific Purposes, , Zaragoza, Spain , Sep 2006, pp. 35-42
  • Al-Ali, M. N. & Holme, R., "The flight from a perfect world: Rethinking the notion of genre in Language teaching ," In P. Thompson (Ed.). Issues in EAP Writing Research and Instruction, The University of Reading, U. K.: Centre for Applied Language Studies., 1999, pp. 4-17
  • "A genre-pragmatic analysis of Arabic academic book reviews (ArBRs)", Pragmatics. Quarterly Publication of the International Pragmatics Association (IPrA)
  • "Discoursal Representation of Masculine Parenting in Arabic and English Websites", Pragmatics
  • "Extra cues extra views: A multimodal detection of Arabic clickbait thumbnail verbo-visual cues", Discourse and Communication
  • "How to get more views An analysis of metadiscoursal and discoursal linguistic cues in Arabic clickbait headlines", Internet pragmatics
  • "Mitigating requesting acts by deaf Jordanian adults", Pragmatics and Society
  • "Struggling to retain the functions of passive when translating English thesis abstracts", Pragmatics> Quarterly Publication of the International Pragmatics Association (IPrA)
  • "The functional components of telephone conversation opening phase in Jordanian Arabic", Pragmatics
  • "The role of multimodality and intertextuality in accentuating humor in Algerian Hirak?s posters ", Pragmatics
  • Head of Department, Department of English for Applied Studies, Sep 2015 - Oct 2016
  • Director of the Unir, Central Library Unit, Jan 2011 - Sep 2013
  • Deputy Head of Department, Department of English for Applied Studies, Sep 2007 - Sep 2008
  • Faculty Member, Department of English for Applied Studies, Jul 2000 - Present
  • Full-time Lecturer, Department of English for Applied Studies, Sep 1999 - Jul 2000
  • ADVANCED GRAMMAR
  • ADVANCED TOPICS IN LINGUISTICS.
  • APPLIED LINGUISTICS
  • APPROACHES TO DISCOURSE
  • COMPREHENSIVE EXAM
  • CULTURES INTERACTIONS
  • DISCOURSE ANALYSIS
  • ENGLISH (REMEDIAL)
  • ENGLISH FOR HOTELS
  • ENGLISH FOR TOURISM & AERONAUTICS
  • ENGLISH GRAMMAR
  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE (REMEDIAL COURSE)
  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE(2)
  • ENGLISH REMEDIAL
  • FIELD WORK IN ESP
  • FUNCTIONAL GRAMMAR
  • INTRODUCTION TO ENGLISH LITERATURE ( AMERICAN+BRITISH)
  • METHODS OF TEACHING FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES
  • PSYCHOLINGUISTICS
  • RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODOLOGY
  • SEMANTICS
  • SEMINAR
  • STYLISTICS
  • SYNTAX
  • TECHNICAL WRITING AND RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
  • TOPICS IN LINGUISTICS
  • WRITING (1)
  • WRITING(2)