List of John Benjamins publications for which Gabriella Mazzon plays a role.
Subjects Discourse studies | English linguistics | Germanic linguistics | Historical linguistics | Pragmatics
Within the subfield of historical pragmatics, this paper focuses on the linguistic means used for transmitting knowledge and signalling stance in a sample of Early Modern diplomatic correspondence, a text-type that, while partly codified and formulaic, shows individual variation according to topic,… read more | Chapter
Starting from notions of conversational dominance as a locus for face-work, and of the crucial role of specific language items in managing conflict and (dis)agreement in dialogue, the paper will look at some case studies in the development and pragmaticalization stages of various English Discourse… read more | Chapter
1993. English in Malta
. English World-Wide 14:2, pp. 171–208