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Where has this idea come from that the word 'utterance' was coin in 1985? J.L. Austin uses the term repeatedly in his lectures 'How to do things with words' originally from 1955. 220.127.116.11 (talk) 10:43, 8 August 2013 (UTC)
I think this article ought to be redirected to the pragmatics article - the only technical meaning of "utterance" that I'm aware of is that used in linguistics.--Lo2u 11:14, 9 May 2006 (UTC)
How do you figure? Utterance has more than a few definitions. GautamDiscuss 19:21, 23 April 2007 (UTC)
It is also used in narratology, most importantly in Bakhtin´s theory of polyfony. That is, it is not only used in linguistics but also in different types of cultural studies and philosophy. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 18.104.22.168 (talk) 14:29, 15 August 2011 (UTC)