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ERIC Number: EJ299832
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Language Style as Audience Design.
Bell, Allan
Language in Society, v13 n2 p145-204 Jun 1984
Presents theory of "audience design" which assumes that speakers design their style of talk for their audience, and examines how speakers do this. Also examines the effects on style shift of nonpersonal factors (such as topic and setting) and of referees (the class of persons with whom the speaker identifies). (SED)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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