Strategies of Pragmatic Distance Employed in English Writing by Non-English Majors

军强 赵
2015 Modern Linguistics  
The situation of English writing by non-English majors is difficult to handle, with some being good and some being bad. The flexible processing of pragmatic distance in English writing between authors and readers to ensure the effective pragmatic communication deserves much thought. The appropriate use of strategies of pragmatic distance employed in English writing has a direct impact on writing performance. Therefore, it is necessary to analyze how to use relevance theory to interpret
more » ... interpret strategies of pragmatic distance employed in English writing, and to find out whether there is a certain relationship between the strategic use of pragmatic distance and gender, thus providing a reference for the research to improve English writing proficiency of non-English majors.
doi:10.12677/ml.2015.31002 fatcat:pmunnsx2cncydakftxvz5ddn24