ERIC Number: EJ524550
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Restarts in Conversation and Literature.
Person, Raymond F., Jr.
Language & Communication, v16 n1 p61-70 Jan 1996
Analyzes restarts, a common feature of conversation, in literary discourse. The term "restart" refers to the repetition of a word or words within an utterance by the same speaker. Restarts in literary discourse are of two types: (1) those produced by the characters in their "real" narrative world and (2) those produced by the narrators themselves. (26 references) (CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A