**TUTOR MUST HAVE BACKGROUND KNOWLEDGE IN CONVERSATIONAL STYLES STUDIES; communications or philosophy of language**
Conversational styles differ in how indirect they are, but some use of indirect strategies in conversation is probably inevitable. Introduce indirectness in speech with some examples, and offer some motivations for employing indirectness. Now go on and describe (and justify) some rules of thumb for using indirectness; what are its do’s and don’t’s?
5-8 Pages double spaced.
Use in line citations mla style if youre not sure how refer to this link:https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/m…
ATTACHED READINGS: Stalnaker talks a bit about indirectness and directness in the reading labeled stalnaker.
The main reading is by Pinker
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