Pragmatic Analysis of Antony's "Speech at the Funeral
Wu Wen quanForeign Languages Department, Nantong Teachers College, Nantong Jiangsu 226007
Shakespeare's play "Julius Caesar" is one of the most favorite tragedies. The language of this play has reached high artistic perfection. This paper intends to apply the basic principles of pragmatics to the analysis of Antony's Speech in the light of contextual information, conversational implcature, deixical expression, speech act and variety in this play. This can help us have a better understanding of Shakespeare's free and complicated language style.
【CateGory Index】： H314