Proceedings of the 2018 6th International Education, Economics, Social Science, Arts, Sports and Management Engineering Conference (IEESASM 2018)

Differences of Polite Language between Chinese and English from the Viewpoint of Face

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Shu Zhang
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Shu Zhang
Available Online January 2019.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ieesasm-18.2019.38How to use a DOI?
Keywords
face; politeness; language
Abstract
Face is very important both in Chinese culture and Western culture. The maintenance of face needs the polite language’s synergy which is affected by the cultural differences. The author argues that knowing the politeness principle of using language in different cultures is significant for cross-culture communication.
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