EXPLICIT PERFORMATIVES AS THE ESSENTIAL PART OF ENGLISH UTTERANCES

Author(s): 
List of sections: 
Germanic languages
Mounth / Year: 
2014, September
Issue of the journal: 
5
Pages: 
21-22
Type of the article: 
Scientific article
Abstract: 

The multisided nature of English verbs represents their performative function in the theory of speech acts and linguistic studies in general. The explicitness of the language units gives us the basis for the profound investigation in this field.

Keywords: 
language utterances, explicit performatives, verbalization, speech act, pragmatic polysemy.
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