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  • Ruth Manor
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Part of the Synthese Language Library book series (SLAP, volume 3)

Abstract

As commentator, I have the relatively simple task of saying something relevant to Relevance. It seems that I cannot fail — whatever I say will either be (semantically) relevant, or it may serve as an example of (semantic) irrelevance, thus being (pragmatically) relevant.

Keywords

Semantic Theory Explanatory Hypothesis Illocutionary Force Semantic Relevance Local Purpose 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1979

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  • Ruth Manor
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  1. 1.Tel-Aviv UniversityIsrael

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