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communicative

Fr    communicatif, communicationnel

adj

Synonym(s): communication2

Related term(s): meaningful, significant

Source(s):

Crystal 2001: 64 (communicative approach)
CRYSTAL, David. (2001) A Dictionary of Language, 2nd Ed Chicago: University of Chicago Press.


Crystal 2003: 86
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Gumperz & Hymes 1972: 327 (communicative code)
GUMPERZ, John J. and HYMES, Dell (eds.). (1972) Directions in Sociolinguistics: The Ethnography of Communication. New York: Holt, Reinhart & Winston. (EC)


Gumperz 1982: 43-44 (communicative economy)
GUMPERZ, John J. (1982) Discourse Strategies. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (DA)


Leech 1983: 162-163 (communicative practice)
LEECH, Geoffrey N. (1983) Principles of Pragmatics. Longman: London. (PR)


Levinson 1983: 15 (communicative content)
LEVINSON, Stephen C. (1983) Pragmatics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (PR)


Lyons 1977: 33 (vs. informative)
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Martinet 1964[trans.]: 167
MARTINET, André. (1964 [trans.]) Elements of General Linguistics. Chicago: University of Chicago.  (FM)


Richards etal. 1992: 65-66 (communicative approach, communicative language teaching, communicative drill, communicative interference)
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


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