Tag: pragmatics

33 Why are certain there-sentences infelicitous in English? 2011-09-22T13:18:10.810

19 What divides semantics from pragmatics? 2012-09-18T23:31:02.517

11 Correlation between politeness of a culture and its languages 2012-12-24T02:56:17.563

7 What strategies for efficiency are adopted by languages with minimal phonemic inventories? 2012-05-19T03:30:31.307

6 Reference request: ways of indicating disagreement 2011-10-14T20:24:49.750

6 What range of strategies are common in natural languages for providing unambiguous answers to negative yes-no questions? 2014-01-15T06:41:21.900

5 The meaning of "what"? 2012-01-18T01:27:16.517

5 Is 'It' anaphoric or cataphoric, and what is its antecedent/postcedent? 2014-02-22T14:46:43.813

4 Historical changes from 'not yet' to 'not again' and vice-versa 2012-08-02T16:45:33.140

4 Is the usage of sarcasm or irony dependent on the language and its structure? 2013-06-29T12:14:10.670

4 Is there any evidence pro/contra Du Bois' Preferred Argument Structure (ergative patterning in discourse)? 2013-08-25T11:05:30.480

4 "I thought X was Y" vs. "I thought Y was X" 2013-09-24T01:15:12.707

3 Name for rhetoric expressing a two contradictory meanings in one sentence? 2012-09-15T19:13:15.863

3 What does it mean if a person says, “I think” a lot 2012-09-23T02:39:25.290

3 Are deictic pronouns at all apparent in written language? 2013-02-25T16:19:08.617

3 What is the name of the type of sentences that describe an action that is realized by saying the sentence? 2013-08-21T20:56:42.267

3 Difference between discourse analysis and pragmatics 2014-03-08T18:34:20.263

3 What is the difference between assertive and non-assertive words? 2014-08-12T06:42:31.207

3 A question about pragmatics 2015-05-31T19:54:03.397

3 What are different types of signs? 2016-04-15T20:36:09.290

3 What is the difference between implicature and entailment? 2016-04-23T09:55:45.647

3 To what extent does this image accurately express the modularity of linguistic units? 2017-10-26T05:21:50.607

3 How does a field linguist record rare, unknown features of an undocumented language? Is it likely for him/her to miss the details? 2017-12-03T04:48:42.760

2 Is there a good introduction to subjectivity in language? 2014-10-22T12:53:31.593

2 Are there instances in which an entire sentence constitutes a focus--new information? 2015-05-18T01:13:28.743

2 Does "I don't drink." mean "I don't drink alcohol." in all languages? 2016-01-17T02:18:46.903

2 Does pragmatics cut down or add to the stock of interpretations generated by the semantics? 2016-03-03T04:06:26.183

2 Origin of Buchowski's paradox 2016-03-12T18:34:36.073

2 Is there a meaning difference between "each" and "every" as NP modifier? 2016-08-18T23:36:44.423

2 What is the meaning difference between have+V versus bare V? 2016-12-13T19:26:57.070

2 Formalization and representation of semantic and pragmatic knowledge? 2017-11-09T23:57:14.927

1 Response to 'Thanking' Speech Acts? 2012-03-26T09:30:16.840

1 How to appropriately format a research paper in pragmatics for applying to a master's program? 2014-01-01T15:07:35.263

1 Can the entropy per word be caculated precisely?And relation among information theory, semantics, and pragmatics 2014-11-14T01:04:56.150

1 Which parts of natural language cannot be covered ( so far ) by formal semantics? 2015-03-31T14:17:27.807

1 What is the difference between Semantics and Pragmatics? 2016-03-28T16:28:48.297

1 Subdivision of Implicatures and Distinction between Semantics and Pragmatics 2016-05-28T10:44:01.943

1 Why is "then" deictic? 2016-06-14T10:30:32.517

1 Can an indefinite article trigger a presupposition? 2016-12-05T00:13:51.920

1 Can a term be both deictic and cataphoric? 2017-06-12T15:56:08.370

1 Terminology for a phrase that changes meaning over time within a closed community 2017-09-24T16:59:10.233

1 Description of various placements of PPs in a syntax tree 2017-11-13T18:21:03.503

0 measuring relative importance/social proximity of an addressee based on length of written explanation in letters with multiple addressees 2012-04-19T15:06:48.513

0 Analysis of Evidentials 2014-02-24T15:05:18.540

0 Examples of tags? 2014-05-26T13:16:24.227

0 How to annotate a corpus of written discourse for pragmatic analysis (speech acts)? 2014-09-05T19:06:13.957

0 Abbot & Costello "Who's on First" with a pragmatic (or other linguistic) perspective? 2014-11-26T01:46:00.147

0 "The bat broke the window" - double meaning in The Stuff of Thought 2016-04-18T17:50:38.217

0 Conversational Implicature vs. Ambiguity 2016-04-21T10:06:49.410

0 Is there a term generalizing a pragmatics utterance and a body or facial gesture? 2016-12-17T09:33:17.077

0 What is the word to express each unit of context of a context? 2017-03-26T16:46:46.610

0 Silence, Listening, Body Language, Miscommunication 2017-06-02T01:32:26.950

0 How do I tell/illustrate the difference between different meanings of 'adumbrate'? 2018-02-19T09:03:59.983

-1 Why the following two jokes are fun in terms of linguistic terms? 2013-10-20T07:59:47.523

-2 recent topics in linguistics 2014-04-11T15:32:38.913

-2 Teacher - Student Communication / Interaction (Pragmatics) 2018-02-27T03:57:40.773