bn:00073248n
Noun Concept
Categories: Discourse analysis, Pragmatics, Oral communication, Philosophy of language
EN
speech act  Speech Acts  Speech Acts Theory  Act speech  Computational speech act model
EN
The use of language to perform some act WordNet 3.0
Definitions
Relations
Sources
EN
The use of language to perform some act WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
In the philosophy of language and linguistics, speech act is something expressed by an individual that not only presents information but performs an action as well. Wikipedia
An act carried out by speech, such as promising, ordering, greeting, warning, inviting and congratulating. Wiktionary
Act carried out by speech. Wiktionary (translation)