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Spoken Word Glossary

Author: Theobald Mr
Description: Match the spoken word term with its definition!
Keywords: , , , , , , online teaching

Content:
Definitions:
0. Overlaps/interruptions
1. False start
2. Hedge
3. Ellipsis
4. Accent
5. Dialect
6. Idiolect
7. Utterance
8. Phatic talk
9. Filler
10. Back-channel
11. Discourse marker
12. Prosodic features
13. Paralinguistic features
14. Elision
15. Adjacency pairs

Answers:
0. Items which don%27t carry meaning but are used to pause or give time to think
1. How something is said - stress, rhythm, pitch, tempo and intonation
2. An indivdually distinctive style of speaking
3. Parallel expressions used in turns - question and answer, etc.
4. The omission or slurring of syllables, e.g. %27gonna%27
5. The grammar and vocabulary linked with a region or social class
6. The ways in which words are pronounced, based on region or class
7. Utterances used by listener to show speaker that they are understood
8. Related to %27small talk%27 - utterances with no purpose but to maintain relationships
9. The omission of words from an utterance to give a more casual tone
10. Words/phrases used to signal connections and signpost what is being said
11. When turn-taking is not observed by listeners, so the %27flow%27 of talk is discordant
12. Related to body language - the use of gestures, facial expression, etc.
13. The speaker begins utterance, then stops and repeats/rewords it
14. A complete unit of talk, bounded by the speaker%27s silence
15. Words which soften the force of something said, e.g. %27perhaps%27