The Influence of Context on Discourse

  title={The Influence of Context on Discourse},
  author={Zhao Xin-ying},
As a communicative tool,language is always put into application for certain purposes invarious situations. The communication based on the language is dominated and influenced byrealistic environment,namely,context. As a massage carrier,discourse is limited by the context and can not play its role without the help of context. Context defines the choices of certain words,while the words chosen in discourse construct the context. The context is the prerequisite to the cognition of discourse. The… CONTINUE READING

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