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Dynel, Marta. 2015. Intention to deceive, bald-faced lies, and deceptive implicature: Insights into Lying at the semantics-pragmatics interface. Intercultural Pragmatics 12 (3) : 309–332.
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De Gruyter


Critically reviewing Meibauer’s (2014) monograph titled Lying at the Semantics-Pragmatics Interface, this paper handles selected theoretical issues relevant to lying and deception. Speaker aim to deceive as possibly required condition for lying is scrutinized, which raises a question as to the status of flagrant lies. Farther, the paper centers on deception executed through implicature.