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Language in time the rhythm and tempo of spoken interaction by Auer, Peter

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Language and languages -- Rhythm.,
  • Tempo (Phonetics),
  • Conversation analysis.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-231) and index.

StatementPeter Auer, Elizabeth Couper-Kuhlen, Frank Müller.
SeriesOxford studies in sociolinguistics
ContributionsCouper-Kuhlen, Elizabeth., Müller, Frank.
LC ClassificationsP311 .A9 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 236 p. :
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL360652M
ISBN 100195109287
LC Control Number98020722

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