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2. In what year did Brown and Levinson publish their theories of politeness?

  • 1980
  • 2001
  • 1987
  • 1974

3. Which of these is a correct example of 'Off-Record Indirect Politeness'?

  • "So, is it okay if I borrow one?"
  • "I had tried to call, but there was no answer..."
  • "I was wondering if..."
  • "Ooh! I want one of those!'

4. What is Giles well-known for?

  • Maxims in language
  • The Prestige Analysis
  • Dominant Ideology
  • The Theory of Politeness

5. Which of these did Fairclough say?

  • "Every discourse is a negotiation of power but only sometimes is all language a use of power"
  • "The CDA paradigm is not true"
  • "Every use of language is a use of power, every discourse is a negotiation of power"
  • "Every use of language is a use of power, but not every discourse is a negotiation of power"

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All I can say is WOW!:)

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