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ERIC Number: EJ486535
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0835-1813
Discourse Strategies of Competent Communicators: Selected Cohesive and Linguistic Devices.
Ellis, Donald G.; And Others
Research on Language and Social Interaction, v27 n2 p145-70 1994
In an examination of patterns of cohesion devices in conversations, this study measured variances in high- and low-competent communicators. It demonstrates that the cohesive strategies exhibit differences attributable to the cognitive models that speakers use to hold information "in focus" and thereby establish meaning. (Contains 38 references.) (LB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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