Advertising as Multilingual Communication by H. Kelly-Holmes

By H. Kelly-Holmes

Advertising has commonly communicated messages to shoppers with robust neighborhood and nationwide identities. despite the fact that, more and more, items, manufacturers, advertisements firms and media have gotten internationalized. within the improvement of ideas that entice a wide multinational customer base, ads language takes on new 'multilingual' gains. the writer explores the function of advertisements language during this new globalized atmosphere, from a communicative thought viewpoint, in addition to from an in depth linguistic research of a few significant advertisements campaigns inside of a multicultural and multilingual marketplace.

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53). An example here would be the fact that the positive image of Ireland created in tourist discourses has provided a favourable context within which to market Irish food products; however, this context would not support the marketing of Irish cars, for instance. Likewise, the widespread consensus in Europe that Germany is the continent’s engineer (Head, 1992) does not help the image of German-origin food products. While German food, drink and beauty products may ‘hide’ their ‘nationality’ (see below), these are the very products best left to their neighbours, the French, generally accepted in advertising discourse as the European cooks and culinary experts.

Bakhtin, the anti-purist and lover of hybridity, would thus see this as having a positive effect on the language. , p. 364). Taking the Dolmio advertisement again, at first glance it does not appear to be a multilingual text. However, applying Bakhtin’s notion of heteroglossia to the text reveals the many other voices present, for example the ‘Italian’ voices heard in mafia-genre films. Bakhtin himself acknowledges the ethnocentrism involved in the process, mentioned by Venuti. e. the mixing of two languages or the appropriation of lexical items from another language] is precisely the perception of one language by another language, its illumination by another linguistic consciousness.

53). An example here would be the fact that the positive image of Ireland created in tourist discourses has provided a favourable context within which to market Irish food products; however, this context would not support the marketing of Irish cars, for instance. Likewise, the widespread consensus in Europe that Germany is the continent’s engineer (Head, 1992) does not help the image of German-origin food products. While German food, drink and beauty products may ‘hide’ their ‘nationality’ (see below), these are the very products best left to their neighbours, the French, generally accepted in advertising discourse as the European cooks and culinary experts.

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