Burenko T. M. Psychologic ground for English apology

Authors

  • Burenko T. M. Sumy State Pedagogical University named after A. S. Makarenko

Keywords:

emotion, speech act of apology, politeness norms, guilt, conscience, shame.

Abstract

The article analyses the constituents of psychologic ground for apology (guilt, shame, conscience and
politeness norms ) on the English language material. A conclusion is drowed that speech act of apology is used to
minimize or neutralize possible offence.

Published

2020-05-16

How to Cite

Буренко Т. М. (2020). Burenko T. M. Psychologic ground for English apology . Philological Treatises, 3(1), 80–84. Retrieved from https://tractatus.sumdu.edu.ua/index.php/journal/article/view/697