Created on Feb. 5, 2013, 9:09 p.m. by Hevok
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on May 2, 2013, 5:38 p.m.
Pragmatics is the study of applying language in different situations.
Pragmatics (greek pragma = Action) reflects the intention by which the language is used to communicate a message.
In linguistics pragmatics denotes the study of applying language in different situations. It also denotes the intended purpose of the speaker. Pragmatics studies the ways in which Context contributes to meaning.