On Pragmatic Strategies for Avoidance of Explicitness in Language

Peijun Chen

Abstract


It is common that people avoid explicit language in daily communication. This paper intends to discuss various pragmatic strategies used for avoidance of explicitness in language and to analyze sorts of reasons for the explicitness from the perspective of pragmatics.

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Asian Social Science   ISSN 1911-2017 (Print)   ISSN 1911-2025 (Online)

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