Cambridge Univ Pr Books
Books editi da Cambridge Univ Pr con argomento English Language Grammar English Language Usage English Language Intonation
Grammar in Everyday Talk
Thompson Sandra A.
Fox Barbara A.
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana Cambridge Univ Pr (Hardcover)
"Drawing on everyday telephone and video interactions, this book surveys how English speakers use grammar to formulate responses in ordinary conversation. The authors show that speakers build their responses in a variety of ways: the responses can be longer or shorter, repetitive or not, and can be uttered with different...