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  1. Smallest unit of sound, as in a consonant or vowel
  2. Arbitrarily selected and learned stimulus repre¬senting something else
  3. The idea that from a finite set of rules, a speaker of any language can create or generate an infinite number of sentences, many of which have never before been uttered
  4. The variety of English spoken in the United States that is considered correct
  5. A cultural context wherein the speakers of a language are limited as to what they can say or do verbally. A restricted code is a status-oriented system.
  6. A cultural context wherein the speak¬ers of a language have a variety of linguistic options open to them in order to explicitly communicate their intent via verbal messages

6 True/False questions

  1. elaborate styleA cultural context wherein the speak¬ers of a language have a variety of linguistic options open to them in order to explicitly communicate their intent via verbal messages

          

  2. languageA systematic set of sounds, combined with a set of rules, for the sole purpose of communicating

          

  3. succinct styleManner of speaking wherein the inten¬tions of the speakers are hidden or only hinted at during interaction

          

  4. language varietyThe way a particular group of people uses language

          

  5. contextual styleCommunication manner where the pro¬cess of interaction is emphasized, placing the burden of understanding on both the speaker and the listener; relies heavily on nonverbal cues

          

  6. exacting styleCommunication manner where the pro¬cess of interaction is emphasized, placing the burden of understanding on both the speaker and the listener; relies heavily on nonverbal cues

          

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