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A Sociopragmatic Analysis of Griping: The Case of Iranian Students

A Sociopragmatic Analysis of Griping: The Case of Iranian Students

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

January 2006. Volume 1pp 59 – 76 (PDF version) for academic citation TitleA Sociopragmatic Analysis of Griping: The Case of Iranian Students AuthorHamid AllamiYadz University, Iran Article: PDF version MS Doc version AbstractUnlike direct complaint, “griping” is a non-face-threatening speech act in which the party or object of complaint is not present. The present study […]

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“You will come when?”The pragmatics of certain questions in Cameroon English

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

April 2007. Volume 2 Issue 1 Title“You will come when?”The pragmatics of certain questions in Cameroon English AuthorDaniel Nkemleke,Technische Universität Chemnitz, Germany Bio Data:Daniel A. Nkemleke, Ph.D., is senior lecturer in English Language and Linguistics in the Department of English in Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS) of the University of Yaoundé I, Cameroon. He has over […]

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Farsi-speaking Learners’ Differential Command of Definite Types: A Cross-linguistic Study

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

August 2007. Volume 2 Issue 1 TitleFarsi-speaking Learners’ Differential Command of Definite Types:A Cross-linguistic Study AuthorsFariba MobiniUniversity of Isfahan, Iran M.H. TahririanSheikhbahaee University, Iran Bio Data:Fariba Mobini, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor at the University of Zanjan in the Department of TEFL and Translation Studies. Dr. Mobini teaches Linguistics, Contrastive Analysis, Principles and Methodology of […]

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Pragmatic Conventions and Intercultural Competence

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

August 2008. Volume 3 Issue 2 TitlePragmatic Conventions and Intercultural Competence AuthorCaroline C. HwangNational Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan Bio-DataCaroline C. Hwang received her Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin. She has lived for over twenty years in English-speaking countries, teaching at the University of Texas at Austin, University of […]

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A Pragmatic Analysis of a Teacher’s Code

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

December 2009Volume 4 Issue 2 | December 2009 home | PDF version | TitleA Pragmatics Analysis of a Teacher’s Code-switching in a Bilingual Classroom AuthorYunisrina Qismullah Yusuf Universitas Syiah Kuala Biodata Yunisrina Qismullah Yusuf is a Lecturer at the English Department in the Faculty of Teacher Training and Education, Universitas Syiah Kuala, Banda Aceh, Indonesia, […]

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A Comparison of the Female Identities in Chinese and English Advertisements

| June 6, 2013

July 2013Volume 7 Issue 1 | July 2013 home | PDF version | TitleA Comparison of the Female Identities in Chinese and English Advertisements Caroline Hwang and Anna LeeNational Taipei University of Technology f10970@ntut.edu.tw; f10970@hotmail.com Bioprofiles: Caroline Hwang obtained her Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin. She taught in universities […]

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