Traducción de phatic en Español:


fático, adj.

Pronunciación /ˈfædɪk//ˈfatɪk/


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    • But there are many instances where the address carries no more specific a meaning than is conveyed by ‘lovely days, isn't it ’, what the linguists call phatic utterances.
    • The patterns of exchange characteristic of chats are phatic, and their primary purpose is to get and maintain a social link.
    • Roman Jakobson defines the phatic as a ‘contact function’ in language, ‘serving primarily to establish, to prolong, or to discontinue communication’ between speaker and interlocutor.
    • It is easy to imagine that characters frequently urge each other to ‘come’ do this or that or simply ‘come,’ where these phatic or merely gestural uses are much rarer in poetry.
    • I made a phatic utterance that sounded something like ‘uhmmhmm.’