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Goodwin, Charles. 1979. The interactive construction of a sentence in natural conversation. In Psathas, George, ed. Everyday language: Studies in ethnomethodology. Irvington Publishers. pp. 97–121.
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On the basis of video-taped materials, G. shows how a sentence can be shaped and re-formed in the process of its utterance in face-to-face interaction.