Teaching Pragmatics to Indonesian Learners of English

  title={Teaching Pragmatics to Indonesian Learners of English},
  author={Disa Evawani Lestari},
Pragmatic competence constitutes a significant factor in determining the success of communication. In real life interaction, a language learner is not only expected to use language and produce utterances which are understandable or grammatically correct, but is also expected to produce utterances which are socioculturally appropriate. However, for students who learn English as a Foreign Language (EFL), the pragmatic competence, which can actually be acquired naturally through social interaction… CONTINUE READING