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Gullberg, Marianne and Sandra Debreslioska. 2019. Discourse Reference Is Bimodal: How Information Status in Speech Interacts with Presence and Viewpoint of Gestures. Discourse Processes 56 (1) : 41–60.
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Speakers employ speech and gestures to sit discourse referents. Dependent on referents’ information status, in speech speakers will diversify expression richness, nominal definiteness, and grammatical role. This inquiry explored whether these three linguistic markers of information status interact with presence of gestures and gestural perspective.