Research on Politeness Strategies in International Business Correspondence
Hui Wu, Dan Wu
Available Online May 2016.
- https://doi.org/10.2991/icemc-16.2016.177How to use a DOI?
- International business correspondence; Communication; Politeness; Maxim
- International business correspondence, which has been frequently used in international business, is an effective communication tool for contacting customers. Being an effective communication tool, politeness has been employed in business correspondence for enhancing communication and understanding to reach the target of successful business transaction. The six maxims in Leech’s theory of politeness are discussed based on the level of vocabulary, sentence and passage structure as well as the characters of business correspondence in the dissertation.
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TY - CONF AU - Hui Wu AU - Dan Wu PY - 2016/05 DA - 2016/05 TI - Research on Politeness Strategies in International Business Correspondence BT - Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Education, Management and Computer Science PB - Atlantis Press SP - 883 EP - 888 SN - 1951-6851 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icemc-16.2016.177 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icemc-16.2016.177 ID - Wu2016/05 ER -