This book outlines pragmatics, the study of how people make sense of each other linguistically. Basic concepts such as the cooperative principle, ...Show synopsisThis book outlines pragmatics, the study of how people make sense of each other linguistically. Basic concepts such as the cooperative principle, deixis, and speech acts are explained and illustrated, providing readers with an ideal foundation for further study.Hide synopsis
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For many Pragmatics will be a totally new discipline. This book is written for the non-technical general reader. It is well written and contains great insights into linguistics.
You will be pleasantly surprised at what you learn.
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