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Academic Paper

Title: Adjusting to Oneself and to the Other(s)
Author: Elena Bonta
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Institution: University of Bacău
Linguistic Field: Discourse Analysis; Pragmatics
Subject Language: English
Abstract: At the level of the casual conversational discourse there is always a permanent process of adjustment, based on production and interpretation. It can be defined by two components: self-adjustment and adjustment to the other. /L/The paper tries to find answers to the following questions: When and why does the process occur? What are its linguistic and nonlinguistic markers? What are its limits? What are its benefits?
Type: Individual Paper
Status: In Progress
Publication Info: INTERSTUDIA, Universitatea din Bacău, 2/2008, Editura Alma Mater, Bacău, ISSN 2065-3204., pp. 62 - 74.
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