This module Types of Speech Act was designed to make you better understand the following:
A. Types of Speech Act;
B. Locution (Utterance);
C. Illocution (Intention); and
D. Perlocution (Response).
As you go through this module, you will have a deeper understanding of the nature and elements of oral communication in context, and design and perform effective controlled and uncontrolled oral communication activities based on context.
After going through this module, you are expected to:
1. define speech acts;
2. distinguish types of speech act; and
3. recognize that communicative competence requires understanding of speech acts.CO_Q1-Oral-Comm-in-Context-SHS-Module-7-FINAL