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Imahori, Eri – Working Papers in Applied Linguistics & TESOL, 2018
Examinations of the words we use in our daily lives have shown that certain linguistic patterns may be indicators of underlying depressogenic schemata. The Linguistic Inquiry and Word Count (LIWC) and multidimensional scaling (MDS) have been used as methods of computerized text analysis to yield insight into how people's language use may be…
Descriptors: Mental Health, Mental Disorders, Multidimensional Scaling, Applied Linguistics
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Yang, Tzu-hsuan – Working Papers in Applied Linguistics & TESOL, 2018
Media discourse has been attracting numerous conversation analysts' attention within the past one or two decades (e.g., Clayman & Heritage, 2002; Hutchby, 2006). TV talk shows, as a "semi-institutional" context which contains coexisting features of both daily conversation and institutional language (Ilie, 2001), has particularly…
Descriptors: Discourse Analysis, Television, Programming (Broadcast), Interaction Process Analysis
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King, Allie Hope – Working Papers in Applied Linguistics & TESOL, 2018
This article provides an overview of conversation analytic research that investigates the phenomenon of interlocutors "finishing each other's sentences," termed "collaborative completion, in everyday conversation. The objective is twofold: (1) by reporting on research that examines the formal features and the social actions of…
Descriptors: Discourse Analysis, Cooperation, Interpersonal Communication, Interaction Process Analysis
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Choe, Ann Tai; Reddington, Elizabeth – Working Papers in Applied Linguistics & TESOL, 2018
In this paper, we focus on a special use of but in interactions in which those doing the questioning and answering are accountable for producing talk that is relevant to a third party--an overhearing audience. Specifically, we aim to show how participants leverage the contrastive power of "but" in turn-initial position to refocus…
Descriptors: Interpersonal Communication, Language Usage, Interaction, Grammar