Elisabeth Reber

List of John Benjamins publications for which Elisabeth Reber plays a role.


Subjects English linguistics | Germanic linguistics | Pragmatics

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


Drawn from a larger project on reported speech in parliamentary interaction (Reber, forthcoming), this paper studies visuo-material performances of so-called “literalized” (Rumsey, 1992) quoting, i.e., verbatim reproductions of original utterances. Taking an interactional-linguistic perspective, I… read more | Article
Quoting constitutes a well documented evidential strategy across languages. This article examines an English collection of comments in online political discussion forums, which covers a wide spectrum of patterns with 1) overt stance-taking plus a direct quotation at one end and 2) implicit… read more | Article