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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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English

communicative act

[Subentry of act, communicative]

Fr    acte communicatif, acte de communication

Related term(s): communicative situation, speech act, speech event, speech situation

Domain: Ethnography of Communication

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 403-404; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 30.; Eco 1979: 9 (act of communication), 156 (communicational act); ES: 133; Greimas 1983[trans.]: 32 (act of communication = communication-event); Gumperz & Hymes 1972: 302, 348; Levinson 1983: 16; Nöth 1990: 169; Saville-Troike 1982: 29-30; Sperber & Wilson 1988: 55


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  common gender
  common ground
  commonplace
  communicate
  communication1
  communication2
  communicative
  communicator
  community
  commutability
  commutation
  commute (with)
  compact1
  compact2
  comparative1

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