The Uses of the Discourse Markers ‘well’, ’you know’ and ‘I mean’ in News Interviews
Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
This study is about the use of three Discourse Markers (henceforth DMs) in news interviews. It is an attempt to demonstrate how well, you know and I mean are employed in news interviews. It also shows what participants accomplish using the DMs as rhetorical devices.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2014. , 70 p.
Conversation Analysis, Discourse Markers, News Interview, Interactive Sociolinguistics, Multimodality, Prosody
General Language Studies and Linguistics
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-108824ISRN: LIU-IKK/MPLCE-A--14/09--SEOAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-108824DiVA: diva2:732832
Subject / course
Master's Programme in Language and Culture in Europe
2014-06-13, Linköping, 13:00 (English)
Keevallik, Leelo, Professor
Hirsch, Richard, Professor