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Pragmatics of word order flexibility

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Published by J. Benjamins Pub. Co. in Amsterdam, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grammar, Comparative and general -- Word order.,
  • Pragmatics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Doris L. Payne.
    SeriesTypological studies in language,, v. 22
    ContributionsPayne, Doris L., 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP295 .P64 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p. ;
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1704171M
    ISBN 101556194080, 1556194099
    LC Control Number92005354

    This book offers a concise but comprehensive entry-level guide to the study of meaning in context. There can be a big difference between what a speaker says and what they mean - i.e. between literal meaning and intended meaning. A speaker who says I need coffee can mean anything from 'Please buy more coffee' to 'I'm really sleepy'. What is Pragmatics?! Pragmatics is:! a systematic way of explaining language use in context.! How utterances are used.! Interpreting what the speaker means! The study of “ invisible” meaning, or how we recognize I want that book (accompanied by pointing).! .

      Publications Books/Edited Journal Issues. Ochs, E. and Schieffelin, B. Acquiring Conversational : Routeledge (Re-Issued). Ochs, E. and. The Handbook of Pragmatics is a collection of newly commissioned articles that provide an authoritative and accessible introduction to the field, including an overview of the foundations of pragmatic theory and a detailed examination of the rich and varied theoretical and empirical subdomains of pragmatics. Contains 32 newly commissioned articles that outline the central themes and challenges.

    2 Pragmatics, discourse analysis and text grammar ; 2 Suprasegmental phonology (prosody) 2 Syntax ; 2 Tone ; 1 Code-switching ; 1 Content question ; 1 Creole genesis ; 1 Dialectology ; 1 Discourse marker ; 1 Historical linguistics and language change ; 1 Innovation ; 1 Intercultural communication ; 1 Jargon ; 1 Language attitudes and social. The Pragmatics of Word Order: Typological Dimensions of Verb Initial Languages (Empirical Approaches to Language Typology) Hardcover – August 1, by Doris L. Payne (Author) › Visit Amazon's Doris L. Payne Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search Author: Doris L. Payne.


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