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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. Mode of speaking that emphasizes rich, expressive language
  2. The variety of English spoken in the United States that is considered correct
  3. Role-centered mode of speaking where one's choice of messages is influenced by one's relative status in the conversation
  4. Manner of speaking wherein the inten¬tions of the speakers are hidden or only hinted at during interaction
  5. Communication 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. 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

6 True/False questions

  1. morphemeSmallest unit of sound, as in a consonant or vowel

          

  2. direct styleManner of speaking where one employs overt expressions of intention

          

  3. elaborated codeA 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

          

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

          

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

          

  6. personal styleManner of speaking relying on the use of personal pronouns that stresses informality and sym-metrical power relationships

          

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