Viewing topic: Performative Verb

See sub-topics for Performative Verb ... >> Linguistics >> Pragmatics >> Performative Verb

Highest Rated Sign

No video has been submitted for this term

Nobody has posted a sign yet.

Performative Verb

  • Definition: A verb that denotes a linguistic action; a verb that is used to perform the act that is names.

    Source: Language Files, eleventh edition, edited by Vedrana Mihalicek and Christin Wilson

  • There are no comments for this topic.