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The pragmatic maxim as learning analytics research method

Andrew Gibson, Charles Lang
2018 Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Learning Analytics and Knowledge - LAK '18  
PILAR Based on the application of the Pragmatic Maxim in LA research, we propose PILAR (Pragmatic Iquiry for Learning Analytics Research) as a research method encompassing three key elements (potentiality  ...  We also see this centrality of hypothesis as essential for LA, and capture this in a proposed method for LA research based on the Pragmatic Maxim.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3170358.3170384 dblp:conf/lak/GibsonL18 fatcat:zsmu4qsxq5efzowuaiuyklgh5q

INDONESIAN LANGUAGE ABILITY IN EARLY CHILDREN IN INSAN KAMIL KINDERGARTEN

Huriah Raidah S
2022 International Journal of Research Publications  
The research method used is descriptive analytical.  ...  The data was collected using the conversational listening method. Data were analyzed descriptively using Grice's cooperative theory.  ...  Methods This research used descriptive analytical method using Grice's maxim of cooperation theory.  ... 
doi:10.47119/ijrp1001041720223568 fatcat:zmjamn52jjex3c5agrbefrjhgu

The Causes of Pragmatic Failure from the Perspective of Bilingualism and its Implications for Foreign Language Teaching

Shaoxia Liu, Mun-Koo Kang
2021 Asia-pacific Journal of Convergent Research Interchange  
The first part of this paper analyzes the research background by using the method of literature analysis, pointing out the direction of pragmatic research in China, such as various discourse acts, adaptation  ...  The second part uses the contrastive study method based on the phenomenon to compare the main causes of pragmatic failure.  ...  The Causes of Pragmatic Failure According to the previous pragmatic theories, this chapter uses the method of comparison between English and Chinese and literature research method to summarize the causes  ... 
doi:10.47116/apjcri.2020.01.11 fatcat:qc6weqgz2rguzi7da7ydob3ftq

An Empirical Study of English Pragmatic Failure of Chinese Non-English Majors

Haigang Li
2011 Theory and Practice in Language Studies  
After getting a better understanding of the phenomena of pragmatic failure, some suggestions are made on how to raise the pragmatic awareness, and foster the pragmatic competence of non-English majors.  ...  His research interests include English linguistics and English Teaching.  ...  Instructing Pragmatic Knowledge as Much as Possible Many researches have explored the impact of instruction on pragmatic development in several facets, such as implication (Kubota, 1995) , pragmatic fluency  ... 
doi:10.4304/tpls.1.7.771-777 fatcat:mfyjrqyaivaoxptwbslfqearta

The EFL Students' Pragmatic Competence Level in Pakistan

Ayman Riheel Alnaas Taha, Sajjad Hussain, Muhammad Sajid Aziz, Hafiz Ali Raza
2022 International Journal of Social Science, Education, Communication and Economics (SINOMICS JOURNAL)  
This research specifically seeks to examine the pragmatic competence level of Pakistan students L2 learners or speakers as well as the contribution of gender and the type of school regarding their competency  ...  Experts in the teaching and learning of English as a second language have over the period proven that understanding the level of competence of students' pragmatics in terms of Pakistan EFL learners is  ...  The present research uses the (DCT) pragmatic method to assess the comprehension of pragmatic competence of the Pakistani EFL learners.  ... 
doi:10.54443/sj.v1i2.14 fatcat:ku554sjv3nf3llzwk4ftfynbqi

A Pragmatic Research Report on Compliment Speech Act

Yuanbing Duan
2011 Theory and Practice in Language Studies  
The findings will provide very essential pedagogical implications in second language teaching, avoiding miscommunication as much as possible so as to reach the purpose of communication.  ...  This paper aims to raise second language cross-cultural pragmatic awareness by analyzing the complimenting speech act of Chinese EFL learner.  ...  To learn a foreign language well means not merely to master the pronunciation, grammar, words and idioms, but also to see the world as native speakers of that language see; to learn the ways in which their  ... 
doi:10.4304/tpls.1.4.356-360 fatcat:6ooaxvizynfynlyh5i3md3wwxq

Second Language Pragmatics: From Theory to Research

Ali Derakhshan, Zohreh R. Eslami
2019 Intercultural Pragmatics  
Acknowledgements: The publication of this article was funded by the Qatar National Library.  ...  In contrast, the authors feel the maxims should be regarded as assumptions, not prescriptions.  ...  The fifth chapter, "Data Elicitation Methods in L2 Pragmatic Comprehension and Awareness," outlines the merits and demerits of an array of data collection techniques as well as the measurement of pragmatic  ... 
doi:10.1515/ip-2019-0030 fatcat:xbojdilu5jdipimgmbpakyqiam

Review of Christopher Hookway, The Pragmatic Maxim: Essays on Peirce and Pragmatism

Dale Jacquette
2013 Journal for the History of Analytical Philosophy  
The contents of the book include: Introduction: The Pragmatist Maxim, the Method of Science, and Representation; 1. Peirce and Scepticism; 2. Fallibilism and the Aim of Inquiry; 3.  ...  'maxim of pragmatism' to 'pragmatic maxim'.  ... 
doi:10.15173/jhap.v2i3.22 fatcat:w7yssbjhyrdazkocdd5utepywi

Discourse and Pragmatics in English Grammar Teaching

TANG TANG
2017 DEStech Transactions on Social Science Education and Human Science  
It then picked some points of discourse and pragmatics which are relevant to grammar teaching such as cohesion and coherence of text, principles of human interaction, speech acts, and the degree of politeness  ...  It introduced the general idea of what discourse and pragmatics are.  ...  Grice's cooperative principle consists of 4 maxims as follow: 1.The maxim of quantity Make your contribution as informative as required Do not make it more informative than required.  ... 
doi:10.12783/dtssehs/hsc2016/3473 fatcat:2rfvqavibbfrncaiaaytvkpaiq

The Politeness of English Teacher's Utterances Inside and Outside Classroom

Dian Tri Ceriyantina
2019 ELT Forum: Journal of English Language Teaching  
I used teacher's utterance inside and outside the learnig process as the object of the study.  ...  The writer also use analysis method to analyze the data so that can be found the reason of the classification result.  ...  A mix method research with the domination of qualitative research, were used as the instruments of the data collection.  ... 
doi:10.15294/elt.v8i2.31809 fatcat:yhjmoptbqjbnne5eof2tblvn54

An Explicit Pragmatic Approach to Integrative Data Analysis Strategies for Mixed Methods Research

Mei Lan Chan
2017 International Journal of Linguistics  
This study investigated the language learning strategies used by English as a Foreign Language nursing students in higher education in Macao, and the effectiveness of the students' learning outcomes as  ...  Mixed methods research is becoming an important methodology for the investigation of various topics in applied linguistics.  ...  Pragmatism With pragmatism as the paradigm for mixed methods research, both quantitative and qualitative research methods can be used in a single study because the research question should be the primary  ... 
doi:10.5296/ijl.v9i3.11246 fatcat:rxhhoy373bfexb4lkfdew2xzny

Reasons Behind Mis/Understanding English Conversational Implicatures by University Learners in Yemen

Haifa Nassar
2021 Studies in Pragmatics and Discourse Analysis  
It follows an empirical analytical-descriptive method consisting of a test and an interview. Randomly, 50% of the study population was selected as the study sample.  ...  And as sentences often express messages above and beyond their literal meanings, it is not surprising that pragmatic errors are found in language learning process of EFL learners' communication.  ...  In further future studies investigating conversational implicatures, it is suggested by the study that research might be extended beyond just understanding English conversational implicatures.  ... 
doi:10.48185/spda.v2i1.291 fatcat:kfameiih6zahneqwt5s7msl66u

Multimodal assessment of communicative-pragmatic features in schizophrenia: a machine learning approach

Alberto Parola, Ilaria Gabbatore, Laura Berardinelli, Rogerio Salvini, Francesca M. Bosco
2021 npj Schizophrenia  
Linguistic irony emerged as the most relevant pragmatic phenomenon in distinguishing between the two groups, followed by violation of the Gricean maxims, and then extralinguistic deceitful and sincere  ...  We performed a multimodal assessment of communicative-pragmatic ability, and applied a machine learning approach, specifically a Decision Tree model, with the aim of identifying the pragmatic features  ...  the interlocutors is as informative as necessary (maxim of quantity), the contribution is true (maxim of quality), relevant (maxim of relation), and clear (maxim of manner).  ... 
doi:10.1038/s41537-021-00153-4 pmid:34031425 fatcat:666qhvr3tja2vanyka4q4rdfhu

Towards interactive, intelligent, and integrated multimedia analytics

Jan Zahalka, Marcel Worring
2014 2014 IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST)  
Finally, the pragmatic gap, defined as the difference between the tight machine categorization model and the flexible human categorization model is identified as a crucial multimedia analytics topic.  ...  The paper starts off with a comprehensive overview of representation, learning, and interaction techniques from both the human's and the machine's point of view.  ...  This research is supported by the Dutch Technology Foundation STW, which is part of the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO), and which is partly funded by the Ministry of Economic Affairs  ... 
doi:10.1109/vast.2014.7042476 dblp:conf/ieeevast/ZahalkaW14 fatcat:ugnuducvonc2tdwdc2ftrb6asu

The transposition of a Philosophy subject matter. C.S. Peirce as 'knowledge to be taught'

Laura Sara Agrati, Università Telematica ", Giustino Fortunato"
2019 The Educational Review USA  
Keywords The school mediation acts as 'integration' (Chocran, 1997) of a subject matter: it transforms cultural objects and produces new knowledge.  ...  Referring to the theoretical model of PCK (Pedagogical Content  ...  ' (Abbagnano & Fornero, 2013) Paragraphs Topic 'Method of the reason' -quote from the pragmatic maxim (see Par. 1.2) -knowledge as production of belief, rule of action -4 methods to develop a belief  ... 
doi:10.26855/er.2019.12.004 fatcat:mmuu7jkyg5bm7i3acxhyy4j7by
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