Perlocution Intentionality in Syntactic Discourse Purport in Saybaweihi's Book
College Of Basic Education Researches Journal,
2012, Volume 11, Issue 3, Pages 220-238
AbstractThis study tackles crucial points in the pragmatic theory and way linguistic structures are used to serve the different situational context and levels through which discourse is perlocuted. It is an important linguistic approach and a key element in understanding intentionlity as a communicative pragmatic context in the process of linguistic communication according to the main performative parts of the speech act theory : expression perlocution and Influence concentrating on the perlocution act in particular being the medium of intentiouality in the pragmatic discourse.
Keeping that in mind this study aims at applying these pragmatic meaning and views in saybaweihi's syntactic discourse showing his ample contvibutions to the pragmatic theory through compact analyses and modifications by means of contemporary linguistic research terminology. His contributions are not different from what austin, influence, perlocution and communication. Attained in his research about the perlocutary force of discourse and from searl's conditional intentionality of the pragmatic expression .
As a conclusion, the study shows that saybaweihi's syntactic discourse is neither a mere entity nor a descriptive tool or a strict diagramatic mark for the means of informing and expressing, rather it is a focus of attention, influence, perlocution and communication.
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