[ dˈe͡ɪksɪs], [ dˈeɪksɪs], [ d_ˈeɪ_k_s_ɪ_s]
How to use "Deixis" in context?
Deixis is a word that refers to our use of words to indicate the spatial location of an entity, or the time at which an entity occurs. Deixis can be divided into two categories: deictic and non-deictic. Deictic deixis refers to the use of deictic words, such as this and that, to indicate the spatial location of an entity. Non-deictic deixis refers to the use of words to indicate the temporal location of an entity.
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