Understanding Utterances : An Introduction to Pragmatics Paperback
Part of the Blackwell Textbooks in Linguistics series
This textbook provides an introduction to pragmatics from the point of view of Sperber and Wilson's Relevance Theory.
The first part lays down the foundations of a relevance theoretic approach to utterance understanding, which is then applied to the analysis of a range of phenomena which are central to pragmatics.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 204 pages
- Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
- Publication Date: 30/04/1992
- Category: Semantics
- ISBN: 9780631158677