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Words Onscreen

By Naomi S. Baron

Words Onscreen "explores how technology is reshaping our understanding of what it means to read."


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Communication Accommodation Theory

Edited by Howard Giles

Most people modify their ways of speaking, writing, texting, and e-mailing, and so on, according to the people with whom they are communicating. This fascinating book asks why we 'accommodate' to others in this way, and explores the various social consequences arising from it.


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Query:   Conversational Repair
Author:  M Eleftheriadou
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Discourse Analysis

Summary:   I WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL THE PEOPLE THAT HAVE REPLIED TO MY QUERY AND
OFFERED THEIR ADVICE AND SUGGESTIONS.IT APPEARS THAT CONVERSATIONAL
REPAIR IS AN AREA OF LANGUAGE LEARNING AND EVERYDAY LIFE DISCOURSE
THAT HAS BEEN INVESTIGATED MAINLY THROUGH TAPE AND/OR VIDEO RECORDINGS
AND LOTS OF WORK HAS BEEN DONE BY SCHEGLOFF.IT IS AN ISSUE OF
IMPORTANCE SINCE IT IS EVIDENT IN ALL CONVERSATIONAL ENCOUNTERS AMONG
NATIVE AND NON-NATIVE SPEAKERS. THERE ARE MANY DIFFERENT TECHNIQUES
OF CONVERSATIONAL MAINTENANCE AND RECENT RESEARCH PRIMARILY CONCERNS
WITH MULTI-PARTICIPANTS CONVERSATIONAL DISCOURSE.

LL Issue: 8.579
Date Posted: 24-Apr-1997
Original Query: Read original query