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Vague Language in Educational Settings

Quantifiers and Approximators in British and American English

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Jurate Ruzaite

Contents: Vagueness from a philosophical perspective – Linguistic approaches to vague language – Discourse in educational settings – British and American English – Discourse analysis – Corpora as a data source – Frequency, linguistic patterns and functions of quantifiers and approximators in British and American English – Practical applications of the study.