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

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