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Politeness in Britain: It's only a suggestion

Stewart, Miranda (2005) Politeness in Britain: It's only a suggestion. In: Politeness in Europe. Multilingual Matters, pp. 116-130. ISBN 1-85359-737-6

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Abstract

Study of language in Britain and how it is often geared towards negative politeness. Areas covered include types of politeness, forms of address, negotiation and 'small-talk' in various contexts.

Item type: Book Section
ID code: 1659
Keywords: language, United Kingdom, british language, lingustics, politeness, forms of address, English, Modern European Languages, Philology. Linguistics
Subjects: Language and Literature > English
Language and Literature > Modern European Languages
Language and Literature > Philology. Linguistics
Department: Faculty of Law, Arts and Social Sciences > Modern Languages
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Depositing user: Strathprints Administrator
Date Deposited: 21 May 2007
Last modified: 04 Oct 2012 16:05
URI: http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/id/eprint/1659

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