Corpus ID: 153411858

Universals in language usage: Politeness phenomena

@inproceedings{Brown1978UniversalsIL,
  title={Universals in language usage: Politeness phenomena},
  author={Penelope E. Brown and S. Levinson},
  year={1978}
}
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