Modality in the process of generating speech utterance



This article deals with the main constant grammatical attributes of a sentence i.e. communicativeness, modality, predicative and intonation-prosodic means. All these equal categories are obligatory features of any sentence. At the same time, each of them differentiates by the sentence attitude towards the reality.

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Keywords: : communicativeness, modality, predicative, intonation-prosodic means, category

Journal rubric: Intercultural Communication and Problems of Globalization: Psycho-, Socio- and Ethnolinguistics

Article type: scientific article

For citation: Alieva E.N. Modality in the process of generating speech utterance [Elektronnyi resurs]. Âzyk i tekst = Language and Text, 2014. Vol. 1, no. 3 (In Russ., аbstr. in Engl.)


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Elvira N. Alieva, Doctor of Philology, Professor of the Linguodidactics and Cross-Cultural Department of the Faculty of Foreign Languages, Moscow State University of Psychology and Education, Moscow, Russia, e-mail:



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