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Author Ward, Nigel (Nigel G.) author
Title The prosodic patterns of English conversation / Nigel G. Ward, University of Texas, El Paso
Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2019
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  PE1139.7 .W37 2019    AVAILABLE    30630020124150
Descript x, 253 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "This book presents the principal prosodic constructions of English dialog"-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-241) and indexes
Bookended Narrow Pitch Regions -- Downstep Constructions -- Creaky Voice and its Functions -- Perspectives on Prosody -- Late Pitch Peak and its Functions -- Expressing Positive Assessments -- Superposition -- A Big-Data Approach -- From Patterns to Meanings -- Turn-Taking Constructions -- Topic Management Constructions -- Stance-Related Constructions -- The Rest of English Prosody -- Envoi
Subject English language -- Prosodic analysis
English language -- Intonation
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Phonetics & Phonology. bisacsh
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