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Jung, Hanbyul and Eunseok Ro. 2019. Validating common experiences through focus group interaction. Journal of Pragmatics 143 : 169–184.
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This article empirically shows how focus groups unlock singular interactional events for partakers to confirm their shared experiences and expertise on debated topics. Partakers utilize diverse actions in building shared knowledge and valuation; they actively depend on one another to quest and give support; and they orient to their shared membership to affirm each other's talk.