Acquiring Pragmatics: Social and cognitive perspectives

Acquiring Pragmatics: Social and cognitive perspectives

Sandrine Zufferey


Acquiring Pragmatics bargains a entire synthesis of cutting-edge study at the acquisition of pragmatics. It introduces the present subject matters of analysis in theoretical pragmatics and explores the problems they bring up for language acquisition examine and the recent experimental designs which were built to handle them.

While every one bankruptcy covers each one subject extensive, it additionally locations a robust emphasis at the underlying methodological elements of every factor, in an effort to support the reader to improve their very own experimental designs. Key subject matters coated include:

  • The interfaces among pragmatics and language acquisition
  • The social elements of pragmatic competence
  • The cognitive facets of pragmatic competence
  • The acquisition of pragmatics in autistic spectrum issues and moment language acquisition

Acquiring Pragmatics

is essential studying for complex undergraduate and graduate scholars learning pragmatics and language acquisition.

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