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"These are false allegations, a face saving measure," Jaiswal said.
The aim of the research is to define face saving strategies and tactics in Modern English discourse and to reveal their realization during communication; the method used is discourse analysis (Gee 1999; [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.] 2010: 128; [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.] 2009: 222).
It should be noted that "face saving is not an aim, but the condition that makes normal communication possible" ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.] 1992: 16).
Dear Editor, One can never be sure whether Gisela Stuart's reaction to Labour's failure to set in motion its manifesto promise and hold a referendum on the EU Constitution is a face saving operation or just blatant opportunism (PM: Dishonest, indecisive and lacking strategy, Post Oct 16).
Otherwise, all the valuable time spent on clever marketing will have amounted to little more than a lengthy exercise in face saving. "Our means aren't limitless," Otero says.
These inaccuracies did not substantially alter the content of the face saving strategies of the speakers.
Since political debates are primarily conc erned with the candidates' abilities to demonstrate leadership behaviors, and since contradiction, disagreement, disapproval, and criticism are not only probable but expected in debates, the coding system focused on positive face saving behaviors.
It critically examines the cultural barriers language (dialects and the role of interpreters), fatalism, shame and face saving, sexual norms and roles, death and dying beliefs, family structure, and self-care practices, as they impact HIV prevention and services.
The PTI was now running away from the government in the province and seeking lame excuses to get rid of it for their face saving he said and added that the political parties in the province did not want to give any space to the PTI.
But Mr Prescott met Lord Mandelson and Billy Hayes of the Communication Workers Union to try to broker a "face saving" deal between them.
There should be face saving for all sides in the deal, he opined.
These people are now criticizing the operation for mere face saving. Qureshi said the government took the decision to launch the operation against the militants after exploring all other options available with us.
Amid fevered reports of face saving deals, speculation was growing that the autocratic president was on the verge of stepping down.
GARETH JENKINS has urged the Welsh nation to rise up and inspire their rugby team to a face saving victory over England.
Now for face saving, they have decided to crush farmer community and to sell their land leased by govt for last 63 years.