Modeling pragmatics and practicalities

John M. Drake & Pej Rohani


“In linguistics and related fields, pragmatics is the study of how context contributes to meaning. The field of study evaluates how human language is utilized in social interactions, as well as the relationship between the interpreter and the interpreted.”

– Wikipedia

What is the goal of the project?

Every project should have an objective.

Write it down. In one sentence.

Use a verb like “test”, “measure”, “identify”, etc.

Your project should be about nature, not a model or modeling.

What is your strategy?

How will you accomplish your objective?

Describe the steps you will take. It is helpful to be specific but non-technical.