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Dissertation > Language, writing > Linguistics > Semantics,pragmatics,lexicology, meaning school > Semantics, pragmatics

Script-Based Inference of Indirect Directive Speech Act

Author YangSheng
Tutor GeWeiDe
School Nanjing University of Technology and Engineering
Course English Language and Literature
Keywords Script Reasoning Instructions indirect speech acts (IDSA) Spreading activation
CLC H030
Type Master's thesis
Year 2008
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This article pointed out the inadequacies of the studies of cognitive reasoning process of the of instruction classes indirect speech act , established on the basis of the previous reasoning script of a valid instruction classes indirect speech act model, and discusses the various components of this model mutual relations, classified distinguish ; script theory and spreading activation theory of indirect speech acts in modern novels and dramas dialogue script model dissect . This study in the theory and practice has a certain value . Part 1 includes research background , research objectives and significance papers organizational structure . Part 2 Searle Research and Thornburg started and the speech act theory , the author of the script generalizations script refactoring implementation of conditions of indirect speech acts ( summarized as the three main parts , each part then subdivided into a number of clear ingredients to form an overall integrated various parts of the script ) , build a new instruction scripting model of indirect speech acts . Classification of the instruction classes indirect speech act , explain the structure of the script . On this basis , the authors discussed the relationship of the various components of the model to explain the theoretical basis of the build script . Part 3 is the guiding role of interpreting the script based on the spreading activation theory of analysis of indirect speech acts in dialogue instances in the modern Anglo-American novels and dramas reasoning processes ( the role of the various parts of the script , the status of the relationship , the role of principle) to detailed feasibility studies instruction class indirect speech act script rationality . In the given context , the main component in the control script first script parse a single sentence of indirect speech acts , and an analysis of several rounds of dialogue indirect speech act . Summary and Conclusion of Part 4 of the points of this research .

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