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Unformatted text preview: conversational and societal rules and maintain face within interactions Five types: Hedges: signal limited commitment to the act and hesitancy regarding how it will be perceived. (this might be stupid, but Im not really sure about this, but) Credentialing: Dispensations are in order by virtue of particular qualifications that are possessed. (some of my best friends are and so, Ive been studying this for years, and) Sin Licences: Overly assert sensitivity to the rule that is about to be broken, but then go ahead and break it anyways (youre not going to like this This is going to hurt your feelings)...
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- Fall '07