Dagmar Barth-Weingarten

List of John Benjamins publications for which Dagmar Barth-Weingarten plays a role.



Describing and assessing interactional competence in a second language: Special issue of the journal of Applied Pragmatics 5:2 (2023)

Edited by Emma Betz, Taiane Malabarba and Dagmar Barth-Weingarten

Special issue of Applied Pragmatics 5:2 (2023) vi, 176 pp.
Subjects Applied linguistics | Discourse studies | Language acquisition | Pragmatics
Subjects Phonetics | Phonology | Pragmatics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics

Prosody in Interaction

Edited by Dagmar Barth-Weingarten, Elisabeth Reber and Margret Selting

[Studies in Discourse and Grammar, 23] 2010. xxi, 406 pp.
Subjects Discourse studies | Phonology | Pragmatics


Interactional competence (IC) is a crucial component of teaching and assessing speaking in second/foreign languages in general. However, SLA research based on Conversation Analysis (CA) has shown that IC is a complex phenomenon, and while a qualitative approach to assessing IC is needed, it is… read more | Article
This paper focuses on the prosodic-phonetic structuring of talk. Induced by problems of previous studies of ‘intonation units’, it promotes an alternative approach which focuses on what separates the units. Radicalizing Auer’s (2010) boundary approach, it introduces the concept ‘cesura’ and… read more | Article
Barth-Weingarten, Dagmar 2010 Response tokens – A multimodal approach: Comments on Hiroko Tanaka “Multimodal expressivity of the Japanese response particle Huun”Prosody in Interaction, Barth-Weingarten, Dagmar, Elisabeth Reber and Margret Selting (eds.), pp. 333–338
Barth-Weingarten, Dagmar and Elizabeth Couper-Kuhlen 2002 On the development of final though: A case of grammaticalization?New Reflections on Grammaticalization, Wischer, Ilse and Gabriele Diewald (eds.), pp. 345–361