Presumptive Meanings

Presumptive Meanings

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This is the first extended discussion of preferred interpretation in languageunderstanding, integrating much of the best research in linguistic pragmatics from the last twodecades.... of inference quite inappropriately as aquot;code-like rulesaquot; able to account for only aquot; quite untypical examples of implicatureaquot; ... Levinson 1989 for my own response and the general peer commentary in Behavioral aamp; Brain Sciences 10:4, 1987), butanbsp;...

Title:Presumptive Meanings
Author:Stephen C. Levinson
Publisher:MIT Press - 2000


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