List of John Benjamins publications for which Elizabeth Holt plays a role.
On the nature of “laughables”: Laughter as a response to overdone figurative phrases. Pragmatics 21:3, pp. 393–4102011.
In this article I explore the relationship between laugh responses and the turns which they orient to. I consider whether it is possible to identify properties of the prior turns that the recipient may be orienting to in laughing. Thus, I begin by briefly exploring the relationship between laughter… read more | Article
Reported speech. The Pragmatics of Interaction, D’hondt, Sigurd, Jan-Ola Östman and Jef Verschueren (eds.), pp. 190–2052009.