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What is intimate social deixis?

 

Definition
 

Intimate social deixis is deixis that expresses a very high degree of solidarity between the speaker and the addressee.

Generic
  Intimate social deixis a kind of
 
Source
 

Anderson, S. and Keenan 1985 272


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