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Query:   Source for Article on Grice
Author:  Regina Musselman-Perez
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   General Linguistics

Summary:   For Query: Linguist 12.843

Thanks to all of you that responded so quickly to my request for the
reference of the Grice article by Bethan Davies:

Diane Nelson
Francisco Yus
Madalena Cruz-Ferreira
Cassie Mayo
Nikdinka Nenova

And there was another name I didn't write down (sorry), but wrote to and
thanked directly, thank you, too.

I really appreciate your helpfulness.

Regina Musselman
San Juan, Puerto Rico

LL Issue: 12.886
Date Posted: 29-Mar-2001
Original Query: Read original query


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