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7 Written questions

6 Multiple choice questions

  1. Manner of speaking where one employs overt expressions of intention
  2. 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
  3. Smallest unit of sound, as in a consonant or vowel
  4. Manner of very concise speaking often accompanied by silence
  5. A systematic set of sounds, combined with a set of rules, for the sole purpose of communicating
  6. Manner of speaking relying on the use of personal pronouns that stresses informality and sym-metrical power relationships

6 True/False questions

  1. 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


  2. symbolArbitrarily selected and learned stimulus repre¬senting something else


  3. dialectA language variety associated with a particular region or social group


  4. Standard EnglishManner of speaking where persons say no more or less than is needed to communicate a point


  5. contextual styleRole-centered mode of speaking where one's choice of messages is influenced by one's relative status in the conversation


  6. morphemeSmallest meaningful unit of sound; a combi¬nation of phonemes