Schlegoff, E. A., G. Jefferson, and H. Sacks. The Preference for Self- Correction in the Organization of Repair in Conversation. Language LibraryThing Review. User Review – MichelleCH – LibraryThing. As a person who is fascinated by language and the nuances related to our communications – Dr. Language: The Social Mirror focuses on the ways language is used and how this Elaine Chaika gives a detailed explanation of the complexity of language.
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