LUCL Colloquium: ‘Pragmatics: the final frontier’
|Date||Thursday 9 February 2012|
|Time||15:30 – 17:00 hrs|
|Location||Small Auditorium, Academy Building|
In this lecture Professor David Crystal, OBE, Honorary Professor of Linguistics, University of Wales, Bangor, will illustrate the way pragmatic factors enter into everything we say and write, and how they are a crucial factor in explaining why people use language in the way they do.