Metaphor, Literal, Literalism JOSEF STERN

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208 JOHN R. SEARLE sentence means, as in the case of metaphor; or he may even mean the opposite of what the sentence means, as in the case of irony; or he may mean what the sentence means but mean something more as well, as in the case of conversational implications and indirect speech acts.

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