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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1193722
Description: This paper explores the construction of Japanese politeness, through consideration of 'on' (恩) or a debt of gratitude, in Japanese persuasive discourse. 'On' is considered a core Japanese cultural val ... More
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Authors: Bridge, Edward
Date: 2016
Subject Keyword: Genesis 18.17-23 | politeness | request | Abraham | Lot | Sodom
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1234252
Description: Genesis 18.17-33, Abraham's dialogue with Yahweh over the number of righteous people in Sodom, is a difficulty in exegesis and interpretation. At a literary level, there has been no agreement on the n ... More
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Authors: Bridge, Edward J
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/287711
Description: Jacob's meeting and reconciliation with Esau as narrated in Gen. 33.1-17 has created problems for interpretation, especially given Jacob's use of servile language to Esau, his insistence that Esau acc ... More
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Authors: Bridge, Edward J
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149628
Description: A study of the Lachish letters (ostraca) that goes beyond treating conventional formulae as simply epistolary phenomena or scribal preference shows that such language, along with other forms of langua ... More
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Authors: Moore, Stephen
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/83949
Description: This paper explores the issue of cross-cultural communication through examining data of a variety of non-native English speakers’ experiences using English in Australia. The data are rich in explanato ... More
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