Hard-Science Linguistics

A state of the art linguistic conception publication approximately hard-science linguistics - the clinical examine of ways humans converse>

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There has been no longer any significant fix wanted for a yr? good, we're speaking now . . . We meant to shop for a few new pcs. And now, if we all know that once a 12 months the machine’ll holiday down and that the repair’ll price up to a brand new machine, we don't wish any such company, you recognize. definite. For such . . . definite, I comprehend all that, yet i must say once more that it's the first desktop that broke down after 365 days. good, that’s why ... it's a actual disgrace, on one hand, and that i imagine that it matters us, doesn’t it, simply because we wish to defend our stable acceptance. So, i feel shall we negotiate a few issues. good, definite, at our enterprise ... We couldn’t negotiate every little thing, yet for a few issues, i believe it'd be attainable. 168 ¥ MOJCA SCHLAMBERGER BREZAR B20: good, we acknowledged, whether it is an exception, this computing device, good, it might be larger, in your recognition and our emotions, that... S21: in fact, as a rule ... B21: That, both you change the pc for us, otherwise you do anything else for repayment. We counted at the chance that the pc will be repaired in the guaranty interval. simply because i feel that there have been loads of issues of the pc, and, now, I don’t recognize, we acknowledged that in the event you take it into consideration and service it in the guaranty interval, then we'd someway belief you and should within the long term purchase different pcs. yet another way, we don’t understand, if each laptop breaks down after the guaranty time period and the fix bills 1/2 the cost of a brand new one ... it's not a trifle. So, in the event you can make an exception, we might be very happy. S22: good, as for the spare components, these spare elements are imported and price us rather a lot, in order that lets get through with out the revenue margin and that i think... in order that the spare elements will be paid for. yet lets discuss the paintings expenses; it potential our technicians, and the prices of commute. lets speak about these issues. It capability, as for the spare elements, hm, for the pc, as for the spare elements lets particularly debate that we promote them with out the revenue margin. B22: good, ... S23: and also you pay purely the cost we paid for these elements once we imported them, simply because our pcs are imported, we need to pay for these components. Then, in regards to the paintings, in regards to the fix i believe lets cross right down to approximately 50 in step with cent. B23: good, you recognize, i believe that so far as i'm involved, there's nonetheless a uncomplicated quandary. how are you going to be sure that the entire pcs we purchase sooner or later won't holiday down. simply because you’ll supply us whatever now for the long run, won’t you, for different desktops, specifically more affordable spare components or no matter what, yet first i need, sooner than going into the longer term bargains or longtime relationships, that you simply make certain no matter if it was once a unprecedented mistake ... simply because for me, the guaranty is that if you fix the pc no longer at no cost yet for a bit amount of cash, don’t you're thinking that. simply because i suppose that weeks after the guaranty interval has expired remains to be similar to the guaranty interval. S24: convinced, however it is right that it's also a question of precept.

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