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ERIC Number: EJ044617
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1971
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The Incidence of Filled Pauses in Relation to Part of Speech
Cook, Mark
Language and Speech, 14 pt 2, 135-39, Apr-Jun 71
Examines the occurrence of filled pauses (FP) in the spontaneous speech of 11 speakers, finding that FP's occur (1) less often than expected before nouns, verbs, and adverbs, (2) more often than expected before pronouns, and (3) about as often as expected before adjectives. Tables and references. (VJ)
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