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semantics and pragmatics
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addressee addressee's American analysis Anglo-American culture Anglo-Saxon culture attitude Australian Australian English bella bella boys Chapter characteristic chiacking component concept context contrast conversational convey cross-cultural cultural values devices different cultural discussion disgust dopiero dugri emotional encoded English explication expression fact feel something bad grammar Gricean maxims happen human illocutionary force imperative implies indirect interaction interjections interpreted interrogative intimacy Italian Japanese culture kawal kind Kochman language language-specific ledwie lexical linguistic linked Manzoni meaning Mizutani natural natural semantic metalanguage norms one's particles particular pattern person phrase Polish culture polysemy pragmatics prawie proposed reference reflected represented as follows request Russian seems self-assertion semantic formula semantic metalanguage sense sentences similar social someone speaker speaking speech acts speech genres suggest syntactic reduplication tag questions tautological constructions tautologies things tion universal utterance verb want to say whereas Wierzbicka words yarn Yiddish