(Română) EFFACEMENT ÉNONCIATIF ET REPRÉSENTATION BIAISÉE DE SOI DANS LE DISCOURS

Posted On Jul 18 2014 by

The enunciatory effacement presupposes the existence of linguistic and discursive lines of action by means of which a speaker feigns withdrawal from enunciation, by dissimulating its source. Thus, the impression is created that the discourse is imposed from the outside and that the speaker only witnesses it. This method is utilized in literature, by the use of free indirect style, in order to create certain stylistic and pragmatic effects: dissimulating the enunciatory source determines a dilution of responsibility, the loss of reference points, and the modification of the viewpoints. In this paper, we will be examining some of the consequences …


(Română) « OÙ EST JE ? » : PRÉSENCE ET ABSENCE DU MOI EN LANGUE ET EN DISCOURS

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In the language system, person and personal marks supposedly refer to the speech participants and leave traces in discourse. Not all grammatical traditions consider the speaker, referred to by I, to be the central first person, as opposed to a non-participant third person outsider. Moreover, I does not automatically represent the actual speaker and may be used as a mask for different fictitious characters or even objects. Lyrical utterance may blur the standard speaker vs addressee opposition. Finally, language diversity shows that beyond the self-representation of speaking subjects, grammatical persons may represent missing or non-existent speakers, merge speaker and addressee, …