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Volume 2, Issue 2, March 2014, Page: 127-133
Context: from Static to Dynamic
Xueyan Hu, Foreign Languages Department, Three Gorges University, Yichang, China
Received: Mar. 4, 2014;       Accepted: Apr. 16, 2014;       Published: Apr. 20, 2014
DOI: 10.11648/j.ijll.20140202.21      View  3122      Downloads  291
Abstract
Context plays an important role in verbal communication. In recent years, more and more scholars have devoted themselves to the dynamic research of utterances. They hold that both communication and the generation of meaning are dynamic processes which involve contexts. This paper depicts the study of static context and point out its deficiency, and then it will expound the dynamic properties of context through the application of the Theory of Adaptation and the Relevance Theory.
Keywords
Context, Static, Dynamic
To cite this article
Xueyan Hu, Context: from Static to Dynamic, International Journal of Language and Linguistics. Vol. 2, No. 2, 2014, pp. 127-133. doi: 10.11648/j.ijll.20140202.21
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