Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Humanities and Social Science Research

Pragmatic Functions of Questioning in TV Interview Program

Authors
Weihong Chen
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Weihong Chen
Available Online September 2015.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ichssr-15.2015.40How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Special speech act, Questioning pragmatic functions
Abstract
As a special speech act and language use, questioning acts as a pragmatic strategy in TV interview programs. From the perspective of adaptive pragmatics, the paper intends to reveal that the host’s dynamic questioning in TV interview programs can realize various pragmatic functions in specific contexts as well as accomplish certain communicative needs.
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Proceedings
2015 International Conference on Humanities and Social Science Research
Part of series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
September 2015
ISBN
978-94-6252-115-5
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ichssr-15.2015.40How to use a DOI?
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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