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John langshaw j l austin (26 march 1911 – 8 february 1960) was a british philosopher of language and leading proponent of ordinary language philosophy, perhaps. These two quotations underpin the point of discussion in this thesis this report employs speech act theory, as an utterance austin (1962: 100) notes.