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Blum-Kulka, Shoshana, Juliane House and Gabriele Kasper, eds. 1989. Cross-cultural pragmatics: Requests and apologies. Ablex Publishing Company. ix + 300 pp.
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Book – edited volume
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This volume presents a range of studies conducted within the framework of the Cross-Cultural Speech Act Realization Project, addressing topics in pragmatics, sociolinguistics, discourse analysis and second language teaching. The first section deals with issues in speech act pragmatics; the second with socio-cultural pragmatics and the third with interlanguage pragmatics.

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