ERIC Number: EJ546019
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
The Development of Pragmatic Competence: Past Findings and Future Directions for Research.
Current Issues in Language and Society, v3 n1 p3-21 1996
Presents background to the descriptions and discussions of child language that are presented in this issue of the journal on the theme of developing pragmatic competence. This background information, referred to as "intuitive knowledge," serves as a framework for understanding children's development of pragmatic linguistic competence and accompanying sociolinguistic strategies. (79 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Children Talking. Development of Pragmatic Competence.