Linguistics and phonetics
What Maxim(s) are violated (flouted) in the following dialogues: Explain your answer and state the reason why the maxim(s) are flouted:
1. Teacher to a student who arrives late more than ten minutes to the class meeting:
• Teacher: Wow! You’re such a punctual fellow! Welcome to the class.
• Student: Sorry sir! It won’t happen again.
2. • A: Do you like John and Kate?
• B: Kate is fun.