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Title: Kulturowe zróżnicowanie realizacji „skargі jako aktu mowy” w języku ukraińskim i amerykańskiej odmianie języka angielskiego
Paper URL: http://sites.google.com/site/iradzeva/home/Tertium.pdf
Author: Iryna Prykarpatska
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Homepage: http://irapr.blogspot.com/
Institution: Jagiellonian University
Linguistic Field: Anthropological Linguistics; Discourse Analysis
Subject Language: Ukrainian
English
Abstract: The objective of the present article was to examine culture-specific differences in the way representatives of American and Ukrainian societies, native speakers of their respective languages, use the language when they perform the speech act of complaint. The communication behavior of both groups of respondents is analyzed within the models of their respective cultures, which are also presented in the article. The research is based on empirical data collected with the help of a questionnaire. The obtained findings confirmed the relationship between the lexico-syntactic realization of the speech act of complaint and the respondents' national cultures.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Venue: N25, 2010
Publication Info: Język a komunikacja 25
URL: http://sites.google.com/site/iradzeva/home/Tertium.pdf


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