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Souza Filho, Danilo Marcondes De. 1983. Action-guiding language. Journal of Pragmatics 7 : 49–62.
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An analysis of the action-guiding, directive character of language that is derived from evaluative elements and institutional factors which enter into its character and which may be beyond the speaker's and hearer's recognition and control.