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Schwitalla, Johannes. 1976. Was sind 'Gebrauchstexte'? Deutsche Sprache 4 : 20–40.
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An attempt to define the concept of 'Gebrauchstext' (text of use) on the basis of the concept of 'world' in the philosophical tradition of Husserl. A 'Gebrauchstext' is a text for everyday usage, in everyday language, as distinguished from literary texts and scientific texts.