This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: Speech Acts add up to Speech Events Consideration: purposes, goals= not unilateral ex of lecture: intends to entertain but audience may not be entertained, audience goal: gain new information but the lecture doesnt give any Setting: gathered around campfire telling tales to wile away a dark winters night on N.W. Coast isnt the same as a classroom setting and affects the way in which people interact...
View Full Document
This document was uploaded on 10/30/2011 for the course NATAM 10007 at GWU.
- Fall '10