The series will provide much-needed descriptions of modern English which take the revelations of recent research into account. The functions of conversational utterances in English are comprehensively described in this book. The author adopts a cross-disciplinary approach, drawing on insights from several fields, including speech act theory, ethnomethodology, and discourse analysis.
- Paperback | 316 pages
- 154.94 x 231.14 x 20.32mm | 408.23g
- 01 Oct 1994
- Oxford University Press
- Oxford, United Kingdom