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Foulkes, Paul, Traci Walker and Alison Channon. 2018. ‘But what is the reason why you know such things?’: Question and response patterns in the LADO interview. Journal of Pragmatics 129 : 154–172.
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This paper employs conversation analysis to explore troubles in LADO (Language Analysis for the Determination of Origin) interviews. Troubles were distinguished associated with directives, echo questions, challenges and repair. The paper makes practical recommendations for ameliorating interview practice in LADO.