PRAGMATICS

with regard to language, the study of linguistics with regard to its operational communicative properties instead of its official and structural properties, as in semantics, phonology, and grammar and with regard to the aims and viewpoints of its users.

PRAGMATICS: "The theme of the students' thesis papers this semester will be pragmatics."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PRAGMATICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pragmatics/ (accessed October 18, 2019).
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