Speech Event

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Nominal Group (functional Grammar) - Experiential Dimension - Ordering of The Premodifiers: From Speaker–now To Increasingly Permanent Attributes
... of the head in terms of the immediate context of the speech event—the here-and-now—what Halliday calls "the speaker–now matrix" ... there, not close to me" distance or proximity to the immediate speech event could also be in temporal terms (the ones we picked last week, not today), or in terms of the surrounding ... "either" they establish the relevance of the head—they "fix" it, as it were—in terms of the speech event ...

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