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Norrick, Neal R. 1981. Proverbial linguistics: Linguistic perspectives on proverbs.
Publication type
Working paper
Publication language
English
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Treats (together with syntactic and semantic considerations) questions like: What kind of speech act is a proverb? Why do speakers resort to proverbs? How can we describe the contexts and functions of proverbs?