Publication details [#53149]

Félix-Brasdefer, J. César. 2010. Intra-lingual pragmatic variation in Mexico City and San José, Costa Rica: A focus on regional differences in female requests. Journal of Pragmatics 42 (11) : 2992–3011.
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This study explores intra-lingual pragmatic variation based on gender in the realization of requests by Mexican and Costa Rican Spanish speaking females. It contributes to research on regional pragmatic variation by investigating the interface between dialectology and pragmatics.