deixis

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  • Deixis
    • person deixis
      • names
      • pronouns
    • spatial deixis
      • adverbs of place
        • here/there
      • demonstratives showing location
        • this/that
      • orientational words
        • left/ right
      • deictic verbs
        • come/go
    • temporal deixis
      • adverbs of time
        • today/ yesterday/ tomorrow
          • locates a speaker in and points from a particular deictic centre
    • proximinal deixis
      • deictic expressions that refer to concepts, events or people close the speaker
    • distal deixis
      • deicitc expressions that refer to concepts, events or people at a distance from the speaker

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