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Thu Mar 11 2004

TOC: J/o Historical Pragmatics Vol 5, No 1 (2004)

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  1. paul, Journal of Historical Pragmatics 5:1

Message 1: Journal of Historical Pragmatics 5:1

Date: Thu, 11 Mar 2004 10:34:01 -0500 (EST)
From: paul <>
Subject: Journal of Historical Pragmatics 5:1

Publisher: John Benjamins
Journal Title: Journal of Historical Pragmatics
Volume Number: 5
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2004

Main text:

A critique of Levinson's view of Q- and M-inferences in historical
Elizabeth Closs Traugott 1-26 

Triglossia and pragmatic variety choice in nineteenth-century Bruges:
A case study in historical sociolinguistics
Wim Vandenbussche 27-47 

Rhetorical enargeia and linguistic pragmatics: On speech-reporting
strategies in East Slavic medieval hagiography and homiletics
Ingunn Lunde 49-80 

Grammaticalization of the scalar focus particle lian in Mandarin
Janet Zhiqun Xing 81-106 

Historical patterns for the grammatical marking of stance: A
cross-register comparison
Douglas Biber 107-136 

"I wol sterve": Negotiating the issue of a lady's consent in Chaucer's
Juhani Rudanko 137-158 

"Let mee bee so bold to request you to tell mee": Constructions with
let me and the history of English directives
Thomas Kohnen 159-173 

Book Reviews 

Review of "Pragmatic Markers and Sociolinguistic Variation" by Gisle
Simone Mueller 175-179 

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