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Jewson, Jan, Jacqueline Sachs and Ronald P. Rohner. 1981. The effect of a narrative context on the verbal style of middle-class and lower-class children. Language in Society 10 (2) : 201–215.
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Social class differences in verbal style are said to be not only a function of type of stimulus item, but also a function of strategies applied in the communicative situation.