Pragmatics in French

Pragmatics in French




ECTS credit:3

Lecturer(s): izr. prof. dr. Vitez Primož


Communicational situation: participants, context. Speaker and his communicational intentions. Interface of linguistic and extra-linguistic factors in production and perception of different linguistic manifestations. Personal, temporal, spatial and discursive deixis.
Speech act, performativity. Illocutionary and perlocutionary act. Problem of sign functioning,
Hierarchical model of conversation, structure of speech intervention. Dialogue. Argument as creator of coherence of linguistic message. Shifters. Argument as opening/closing of dialogue. Agreement, disagreement, conflict. Pragmatical aspects of media discourse. Analysis of linguistic features in advertising.