Publication details [#15014]
Couper-Kühlen, Elisabeth. 2001. Interactional prosody: High onsets in reason-for-the-call turns. Language in Society 30 (1) : 29–53.
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Cambridge University Press
A study of the prosodic features of turns signalling reason-for-the-call announcements in radio phone-in programs. More specifically, it is shown how pitch levels function as contextualization cues in these programs.