Publication details [#35204]

Schiffrin, Deborah. 1987. Discourse markers. (Studies in Interactional Sociolinguistics 5). Cambridge University Press. x + 364 pp.
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Book – monograph
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This book examines the formal and functional patterning of the discourse markers 'oh, well, and, but, or, so, because, now, then, y'know, and I mean', focusing on exchange, ideational and action structures and participation frameworks.