Second Language Studies | Topics in TESOL/Applied Linguistics
T500 | 27220 | C Felix-Brasdefer


Topic:  Intro to Hispanic Pragmatics

Examines the intentions of language users and how discourse is
interpreted by hearers. After introducing fundamental concepts in
pragmatics, the course analyzes how pragmatics relates to syntax and
semantics. Topics include: speech acts, deixis, presupposition,
implicature, politeness, and conversation analysis. Examples are
taken from different varieties of Spanish.

Above class meets with HISP-S 508