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A Systematic Review of Compliments among Iranian Persian Speakers: Past, Present, and Future Directions

Ali Derakhshan; Zohreh R. Eslami; Azizeh Chalak

Volume 12, Issue 26 , November 2020, , Pages 85-123

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/elt.2020.11468

Abstract
  Compliments (Cs) and compliment responses have been a prevailing topic of study in pragmatics due to their pivotal role in effective intercultural and transcultural interactions. This paper provides a comprehensive survey of research on compliments in the Persian language conducted over almost about ...  Read More

Investigating the structural patterns and pragmatic functions of compliments made by Iranian EFL learners

Zia Tajeddin; Elham Yazdanmehr

Volume 4, Issue 10 , March 2013, , Pages 27-51

Abstract
  This study aims to delve into the unobservable dimensions of deciding and acting in a pragmatically significant speech event. Utilizing a Discourse Completion Test questionnaire, it seeks to find out the structure and pragmatic functions that lie behind EFL learners’ choice of specific wording ...  Read More