According to Galbraith, “All language use depends on some felt relevance to situation, on the attention of participants, and their ability to lift out the topic….Like zero in mathematics and the dark space in the theater, deixis orients us within a situation without calling attention to itself” Galbraith, Mary (1995). Deixis in Narrative: A Cognitive Science Perspective.

According to Galbraith, “All language use depends on some felt relevance to situation, on the attention of participants, and their ability to lift out the topic….Like zero in mathematics and the dark space in the theater, deixis orients us within a situation without calling attention to itself”
 
Galbraith, Mary (1995). Deixis in Narrative: A Cognitive Science Perspective.

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