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1

what is personal diexis

I you me

2

what is proximinal diexis

this here now

3

what is distal diexis

that there

4

what is temporal diexis

now today

5

what is spatial diexis

here there

6

what is the 4 grice's maxims

1.quality -truth
2. relevance-keep to topic
3.manner- avoid vagueness
4. quanitity- appropriate amount of detail

7

what is schema

a mental framework based on past experience

8

what are speech acts

- performatives, effectively performing an act e.g I baptise you
- have illocutionary force
- have felicity conditons the person speaking must have the power

9

what is face threatening acts

a communicative act that threatens someones positive or negative face

10

what is positive fave

the need to feel wanted and liked

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what is negative face

the need to feel freedom

12

what is Goffmans theory

-politeness strageies
-evasive
-excuse
-definite with negative
-definite without negative