Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Interactional use of quotation markers -(ta) nikka/-tay in Korean and -tte in Japanese

Kim, Hyunsu


This thesis examines the interactional functions of three indirect quotative markers, -(ta) nikka and -tay in the Korean language and -tte in the Japanese language in spoken discourse. These markers are typically used in indirect speech to convey the speaker’s own voice and/or a third person’s voice in casual conversations. Previous studies in the literature tend to focus on morpho-syntactic and semantic aspects of these target markers and little attention has been paid to their expressive...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 2016
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d67b396eabce


File Description SizeFormat Image
PhD thesis-HSK-2017.pdf1.19 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator