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LINGUIST List 18.1070

Mon Apr 09 2007

Qs: Word Norms - Online Experiment; Conversational Analysis

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        1.    Marina Hristova, Word Norms - Online Experiment
        2.    Ahmed Fahad, Conersational Analysis of TV Talk Shows

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Message 1: Word Norms - Online Experiment
Date: 09-Apr-2007
From: Marina Hristova <mhristovanbu.bg>
Subject: Word Norms - Online Experiment

I am currently running an experiment on bilingual language
production for my Master's thesis and I need some additional data on word

I am looking for native English speakers to assess 22 words on one of three
characteristics at http://cogs.nbu.bg/cogm202/students/marina/norms/

The completion of the questionnaire takes about 5 - 7 min. Thank you in
advance for your help!

Linguistic Field(s): Psycholinguistics
Message 2: Conersational Analysis of TV Talk Shows
Date: 09-Apr-2007
From: Ahmed Fahad <south_sharaayahoo.com>
Subject: Conersational Analysis of TV Talk Shows

I am an MA. student from Iraq. I am conducting research on the structural
analysis of TV talk shows. In the analysis section of research, I find out that
Schegloof and sack's methedology of conversation analysis is unsuitable for
identifying adjacency pairs in the talk show transcript.

Would there be any other suitable methodology fo the identification of adjacency
pairs in the TV talk show transcript.

Many thanks,
Ahmed K. Fahad
Baghdad University

Linguistic Field(s): Text/Corpus Linguistics

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