Publication details [#6052]
Leech, Geoffrey N. 1983. Principles of pragmatics. London: Longman. xii + 250 pp.
Book – monograph
A survey of the field of pragmatics, written from the point of view that the use of language should be studied as distinct from, but complementary to, the language itself seen as a formal system (a complementarist view).
Wierzbicka, Anna. 1984. Review of G.N. Leech (1983: 'Principles of pragmatics').. Australian Journal of Linguistics 4 (1) : 99–109.
Dillon, George L., Linda Coleman, Jeanne Fahnestock and Michael Agar. 1985. Review of G. Brown, G. Yule (1983: `Discourse analysis'), G.N. Leech 91983: `Principles of pragmatics'), S.C. Levinson (1983: `Pragmatics'). Language 61 (2) : 446–460.