Linguistics: Pragmatics

  • Interpersonal Positioning in English as a Lingua Franca Interactions book cover

    Interpersonal Positioning in English as a Lingua Franca Interactions

    1st Edition

    By Svitlana Klötzl, Birgit Swoboda

    This book offers a critical reflection on interpersonal positioning across both large- and small-scale contexts and highlights the multi-faceted nature of intercultural communication in today’s global world. The volume establishes positioning primarily as the negotiation of interpersonal…

    Hardback – 2020-01-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language and Communication

  • Doing Pragmatics book cover

    Doing Pragmatics

    4th Edition

    By Peter Grundy

    Doing Pragmatics is a popular reader- friendly introduction to pragmatics. Embracing the comprehensive and engaging style which characterized the previous editions, this fourth edition has been fully revised. Doing Pragmatics extends beyond theory to promote an applied understanding of empirical…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Australian English Reimagined: Structure, Features and Developments book cover

    Australian English Reimagined

    Structure, Features and Developments, 1st Edition

    Edited by Louisa Willoughby, Howard Manns

    Australian English is perhaps best known for its colourful slang, but the variety is much richer than slang alone. This collection provides a detailed account of Australian English by bringing together leading scholars of this English variety. These scholars provide a comprehensive overview of…

    Hardback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

  • Introducing Pragmatics in Use book cover

    Introducing Pragmatics in Use

    2nd Edition

    By Anne O'Keeffe, Brian Clancy, Svenja Adolphs

    Introducing Pragmatics in Use is a lively and accessible introduction to pragmatics which both covers theory and applies it to real spoken and written data. This textbook systematically draws on a number of different language corpora and the corresponding software applications. Its primary focus is…

    Paperback – 2019-10-24 
    Routledge

  • The Grammar of Japanese Mimetics: Perspectives from structure, acquisition, and translation book cover

    The Grammar of Japanese Mimetics

    Perspectives from structure, acquisition, and translation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Noriko Iwasaki, Peter Sells, Kimi Akita

    Mimetic words, also known as ‘sound-symbolic words’, ‘ideophones’ or more popularly as ‘onomatopoeia’, constitute an important subset of the Japanese lexicon; we find them as well in the lexicons of other Asian languages and sub-Saharan African languages. Mimetics play a central role in Japanese…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Critical Pragmatic Studies on Chinese Public Discourse book cover

    Critical Pragmatic Studies on Chinese Public Discourse

    1st Edition

    By Xinren Chen

    Public discourse constitutes the language environment of a town or a city, which forms part of the social environment of a country or a region. Based on extensive first-hand data collected from public places, mass media and the Internet, this monograph attempts critical pragmatic studies of public…

    Hardback – 2019-09-19
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Guía práctica de pragmática del español book cover

    Guía práctica de pragmática del español

    1st Edition

    Edited by María Elena Placencia, Xose A. Padilla

    Guía práctica de pragmática del español es un texto introductorio en español. Ofrece introducciones accesibles a una importante variedad de teorías y conceptos imprescindibles en el campo de la pragmática del español. El libro contiene 22 capítulos divididos en seis secciones que cubren: actos…

    Paperback – 2019-07-26
    Routledge

  • Academic Discourse and Global Publishing: Disciplinary Persuasion in Changing Times book cover

    Academic Discourse and Global Publishing

    Disciplinary Persuasion in Changing Times, 1st Edition

    By Ken Hyland, Feng (Kevin) Jiang

    Academic Discourse and Global Publishing offers a coherent argument for changes in published academic writing over the past 50 years. Demonstrating how published writing represents academics’ decisions about how best to present their work, their readers and themselves in the global context of a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-25
    Routledge

  • Pragmatic Variation in Service Encounter Interactions across the Spanish-Speaking World book cover

    Pragmatic Variation in Service Encounter Interactions across the Spanish-Speaking World

    1st Edition

    Edited by J. César Félix-Brasdefer, Maria Elena Placencia

    Pragmatic Variation in Service Encounter Interactions across the Spanish-Speaking World expands the study of service encounter interactions into new face-to-face and digital contexts and new (sub)varieties of Spanish. The chapters examine pragmatic variation in a range of contexts, representing…

    Hardback – 2019-06-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics

  • The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Pragmatics book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Pragmatics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Tipton, Louisa Desilla

    The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Pragmatics provides an overview of key concepts and theory in pragmatics, charts developments in the disciplinary relationship between translation studies and pragmatics, and showcases applications of pragmatics-inspired research in a wide range of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • The Social Lives of Study Abroad: Understanding Second Language Learners' Experiences through Social Network Analysis and Conversation Analysis book cover

    The Social Lives of Study Abroad

    Understanding Second Language Learners' Experiences through Social Network Analysis and Conversation Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Atsushi Hasegawa

    This volume presents an innovative approach to understanding the language socialization process of second language learners in study abroad programs, focusing on the case of study abroad programs in Japan. Study abroad experiences are so diverse that both macro and micro viewpoints are needed to…

    Hardback – 2019-06-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Applied Linguistics

  • Interaction in Mandarin Chinese and English as a Multilingua Franca: Context, Practice, and Perception book cover

    Interaction in Mandarin Chinese and English as a Multilingua Franca

    Context, Practice, and Perception, 1st Edition

    By Weihua Zhu

    Interaction in Mandarin Chinese and English as a Multilingua Franca: Context, Practice, and Perception proposes a model of context, practice, and perception and raises awareness of the importance of understanding language use and perception in context in order to avoid intercultural communication…

    Hardback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge

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