• The speech act of advice in educational contexts in Tshivenda 

      Raliphaswa, Samuel Nndanduleni (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study examines data from advice-giving in Tshivenda relating to pragmatic theorist's argument that every human interaction, to a large extent carries with it an element of threatening to one or ...
    • The speech act of greetings in Tshivenda 

      Sibadela, Joyce Mukhethoni (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The use of interpersonal verbal routines such as greetings is a universal phenomenon of human languages. All human speech communities have such formulas, although their character and the incidence of ...