17.3583, Qs: Linguistic Analysis of Threats

LINGUIST Network linguist at LINGUISTLIST.ORG
Tue Dec 5 03:32:12 UTC 2006


LINGUIST List: Vol-17-3583. Mon Dec 04 2006. ISSN: 1068 - 4875.

Subject: 17.3583, Qs: Linguistic Analysis of Threats

Moderators: Anthony Aristar, Eastern Michigan U <aristar at linguistlist.org>
            Helen Aristar-Dry, Eastern Michigan U <hdry at linguistlist.org>
 
Reviews: Laura Welcher, Rosetta Project / Long Now Foundation  
         <reviews at linguistlist.org> 

Homepage: http://linguistlist.org/

The LINGUIST List is funded by Eastern Michigan University, Wayne
State University, and donations from subscribers and publishers.

Editor for this issue: Kevin Burrows <kevin at linguistlist.org>
================================================================  

We'd like to remind readers that the responses to queries are usually
best posted to the individual asking the question. That individual is
then strongly encouraged to post a summary to the list. This policy was
instituted to help control the huge volume of mail on LINGUIST; so we
would appreciate your cooperating with it whenever it seems appropriate.

In addition to posting a summary, we'd like to remind people that it
is usually a good idea to personally thank those individuals who have
taken the trouble to respond to the query.

To post to LINGUIST, use our convenient web form at
http://linguistlist.org/LL/posttolinguist.html.


===========================Directory==============================  

1)
Date: 30-Nov-2006
From: Jan-Philipp Soehn < jp.soehn at uni-tuebingen.de >
Subject: Linguistic Analysis of Threats 

	
-------------------------Message 1 ---------------------------------- 
Date: Mon, 04 Dec 2006 22:29:29
From: Jan-Philipp Soehn < jp.soehn at uni-tuebingen.de >
Subject: Linguistic Analysis of Threats 
 


Dear all,

Does anybody know about any papers about the linguistic properties of 
threats?

They can be expressed syntactically in different ways (conditional, 
imperative,...) but I would like to have some details on their semantics and 
further characteristics.

Thanks. 

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
                     Language Description
                     Pragmatics
                     Semantics
                     Syntax




-----------------------------------------------------------
LINGUIST List: Vol-17-3583	

	



More information about the Linguist mailing list