Query : Stratégies de politesse
- Angelica Mihailescu1
- Bernard Mulo Farenkia1
- Elvi Syahrin1
- Holttinen Tuuli1
- Ratna Ratna1
- Ratna, Ratna1
- Siddiqa, Aisha1
- Sorlin, Sandrine1
- Syahrin, Elvi1
- Zequan Liu1
- Art and Art History1
- Communication Sciences1
COMMUNICATION AND SOCIAL LITERACY: The VERBALE POLITESSE
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The acquisition of politeness by young EFL learners in France : an exploratory study of interlanguage pragmatic development
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Translating Tenor: With Reference to the English Versions of Hong Lou Meng
The objective of this paper is to see how the Chinese tenor as exhibited by the use of titles and honorifics in the classic novel Hong Lou Meng is translated in its five English versions. I shall compare the translations of several dialogues from the novel with special reference to the tenor-markers...
Towards a theorising discourse
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Decline an offer in French in Cameroon
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La politesse de la requête des locuteurs natifs du français : quelles stratégies, quelles modifications?
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“Walk me the salt” vs “Could you get the salt?” — The development of FLE Finnophone learners’ query strategies
This article looks at how FLE Finnish learners produce queries. More specifically, we are studying demand strategies and internal modifiers for language learners with three different levels of acquisition and native French-speaking speakers. The data were collected through a written Discourse Comple...