rhetic


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Rhetic

(ˈriːtɪk)
adj, n
(Geological Science) a variant spelling of Rhaetic
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rhetic

[ˈriːtɪk] ADJrético
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This paper shall defend the claim that factors independent of a person's linguistic competence can indeed block his ability to do things with words, but it will show that the cases that have been previously considered to be cases of illocutionary failure are instances of rhetic or locutionary act failure instead.
Austin (1962) proposed that three acts are involved: the phonetic act, phatic act and rhetic act.