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    Sound and Function Regularities in Interjections


    Nenova, Nikolinka and Joue, Gina and Reilly, Ronan and Carson-Berndsen, Julie (2001) Sound and Function Regularities in Interjections. Other. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

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    Abstract

    This paper investigates the relation between the sound patterns of interjections and their functional realisation in the discourse process. It considers whether certain interjection functions tend to have particular sound distributions. In order to address these questions a classification scheme for American English nonlexical interjections in terms of discourse markers is also presented.

    Item Type: Monograph (Other)
    Keywords: sound patterns; functional realisation; regularities in interjections;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Computer Science
    Item ID: 10449
    Depositing User: Prof. Ronan Reilly
    Date Deposited: 23 Jan 2019 16:15
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