Turn-taking in English and Japanese: Projectability in Grammar, Intonation and Semantics

Turn-taking in English and Japanese: Projectability in Grammar, Intonation and Semantics

by Hiroko Furo
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0815340478

ISBN-13: 9780815340478

Pub. Date: 05/08/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book examines turn-taking in English and Japanese conversations and political news interviews to investigate the relationship between language and interaction.

Overview

This book examines turn-taking in English and Japanese conversations and political news interviews to investigate the relationship between language and interaction.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815340478
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/08/2001
Series:
Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics Series
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Dedication
Table of Contents
List of Charts, Figures, and Tables
Transcription Conventions and Abbreviations
1: Introduction
2: Literature Review
3: Turn-taking in English Conversation
4: Turn-taking in Japanese Conversation
5: Turn-taking in U.S. Political News Interviews
6: Turn-taking in Japanese Political News Interviews
7: Completion Points
8: Speaker Changes
9: Completion Points and Speaker Changes
10: Turn-taking in English and Japanese
11: Conversation and Political News Interviews
12: Conclusion
References

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