Journal of Historical Pragmatics 18:1
[Journal of Historical Pragmatics, 18:1] 2017. iii, 156 pp.
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Table of Contents
“Speaking base approbious words” Speech representation in Early Modern English witness depositionsTerry Walker and Peter J. Grund | pp. 1–29
Royal language and reported discourse in sixteenth-century correspondenceMel Evans | pp. 30–57
Descriptive and diachronic aspects of the Old Irish quotative marker olCarlos García Castillero | pp. 58–81
The pragmatics of grand in Irish EnglishRaymond Hickey | pp. 82–103
Colloquialization in journalistic writing: The case of inserts with a focus on wellChristoph Rühlemann and Martin Hilpert | pp. 104–135
Gijsbert Rutten & Marijke J. van der Wal. Letters as Loot: A Sociolinguistic Approach to Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century DutchReviewed by Mel Evans | pp. 136–141
Anita Auer, Daniel Schreier & Richard Watts (eds.). Letter Writing and Language ChangeReviewed by Matylda Włodarczyk | pp. 142–151
Christian Kay & Kathryn Allan (eds). English Historical SemanticsReviewed by Seth Mehl | pp. 152–156
BIC Subject: CFG – Semantics, Pragmatics, Discourse Analysis
BISAC Subject: LAN009010 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Historical & Comparative