Ideas from 'Some Models for Implicature' by H. Paul Grice [1967], by Theme Structure

[found in 'Studies in the Ways of Words' by Grice,Paul [Harvard 1991,0-674-85271-0]].

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19. Language / F. Communication / 5. Pragmatics / b. Implicature
Grice's maxim of quantity says be sufficiently informative
Grice's maxim of quality says do not assert what you believe to be false
Grice's maxim of manner requires one to be as brief as possible