Pragmatics of Explanation (Expressive Means in Popular Science Texts)
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Abstract: The paper identifies the communicative-pragmatic factors motivating the specificity of explanation as a kind of reasoning. Analyzed the expressive means used in the popular science texts (mass-media) to be understood by the reader. Expressive means used in the explanation to be understood (metaphor paraphrasing, the appeal to personal experience).
Key words: FUNCTIONAL-SEMANTIC TYPES OF SPEECH, EXPLANATION, PRAGMATICS, COMMUNICATIVE SITUATION, THE EXPRESSIVENESS OF SPEECH, POPULAR SCIENCE TEXT
Voznesenskaya, I. M. Pragmatics of Explanation (Expressive Means in Popular Science Texts) / I. M. Voznesenskaya. In Philological Class. 2015. №2 (40). P. 15-19.