Publication details [#7275]

Oreström, Bengt. 1983. Turn-taking in English conversation. Liber. 195 pp.
Publication type
Book – monograph
Publication language
Language as a subject


O. examines (i) the relation between 'turn-yielding', transition-relevance places, and linguistic properties, (ii) the length of a speaker's turns, (iii) the listener's activity, and (iv) simultaneous speech and interruption. The data are related to sex and age, and also to the manner of recording.

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