Women Talk: Conversation Between Women Friends

  • Publish Date: 1991-01-16
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Jennifer Coates
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This book challenges the age-old myth that women's talk is trivial and unimportant. Drawing on a corpus of spontaneous conversation between friends, Jennifer Coates demonstrates the richness and complexity of the language used in such talk, focusing on women's use of hedges, questions and repetition.



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