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  acronyme
  acrophonie
  actanciel
  actant1
  actant2
  actantiel
  acte
acte de langage
  acte de langage indirect conventionnel
  acte de parole
  acte de référence
  acte menaçant pour la face
  acte phatique
  acte phonétique
  acte rhétique

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speech act

Fr    acte de langage, acte de parole

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Kinds: assertive, behabitive, commissive, declaration, directive, exercitive, expositive, expressive1, performative2, representative1, verdictive

Related term(s): communicative act

Domain: Speech-Act Theory

Source(s): Brown & Yule 1983: 231; Crystal 2003: 427; Dijk 1980: 6 (global speech act), 175ff. (also "speech act sequence", "macrospeech act", "interactional speech act"); Fasold 1990: 148f. (also "vernacular speech act", "ceremonial speech act", "conventional speech act", "speech act schema"); Finch 2000: 149-150, 180-184 (speech act theory); Kroeger 2005: 196-197; Lyons 1977: 725; Martin & Ringham 2006: 114 (language act); Matthews 1997: 349; Nash 1968: 224; Pike & Pike 1982: 313; Richards etal. 1992: 342-343; Searle 1969: Title : "Speech Acts"; Searle 1979: vii

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  spectrograph
  spectrographic analysis
  spectrum
  speech1
  speech2
  speech3
  speech4
speech act
  speech activity
  speech defect
  speech disorder
  speech impediment
  speech signal
  speech situation
  speech sound

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