Smart Quiz 1.6

Reading is an intellectual, creative activity, not just passive reception

because you have to hold the book
because the signs on the page have no meaning as black marks on the page
because meaning is also created by the reader


An implicature is something expressed

by the semantics of a text passage
by the grammar of a text passage
by the ‘pragmatics’ of a text passage (i.e. its conventional meaning and context)