By Juana I. Marín Arrese, Gerda Haßler, Marta Carretero
Evidentiality Revisited specializes in semantic-pragmatic established frameworks for the examine of evidentials and evidential suggestions in eu languages (Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Lithuanian, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish). The e-book additionally offers discourse-pragmatic experiences, with specified emphasis at the use of evidential and epistemic expressions as assets for stancetaking in discourse. the amount addresses concerns akin to the connection among the conceptual domain names of evidentiality and epistemic modality, the function of evidential and epistemic assets in modelling stancetaking, the expression of speaker dedication to the validity prestige of the knowledge, and the discourse-pragmatic edition of evidentiality and epistemic modality in discourse domain names and genres. the amount bargains a set of contributions within which cross-linguistic reviews and corpus-based stories give a contribution to supply extra insights right into a usage-based account of linguistic reality.