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Pietro, Robert J. Di. 1982. Strategic interaction from texts: Converting written discourse into spoken conversation. In Frawley, William, ed. Linguistics and literacy. Plenum Press. pp. 387–397.
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It is shown how a written text that attempts to record spoken discourse reveals something about our knowledge of the functions of language in conversation, and how it can be reconstituted in speech as an aid in learning a foreign language.