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Utterance

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In spoken language analysis, an utterance is the smallest unit of speech. [1]

25 relations: Adjacency pairs, Deixis, Discourse marker, Ellipsis, Facial expression, Filler (linguistics), Gesture, Intonation (linguistics), Lexis (linguistics), Mikhail Bakhtin, Phonological hierarchy, Phonology, Pragmatics, Prosody (linguistics), Screenplay, Semantic field, Sentence (linguistics), Socioeconomic status, Speech, Speech act, Speech processing, Spoken language, Tag question, Vocabulary, Written language.

Adjacency pairs

In linguistics, an adjacency pair is an example of conversational turn-taking.

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Deixis

In linguistics, deixis refers to words and phrases, such as “me” or “here”, that cannot be fully understood without additional contextual information -- in this case, the identity of the speaker (“me”) and the speaker's location (“here”).

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Discourse marker

A discourse marker is a word or a phrase that plays a role in managing the flow and structure of discourse.

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Ellipsis

An ellipsis (plural ellipses; from the ἔλλειψις, élleipsis, 'omission' or 'falling short') is a series of dots (typically three, such as "…") that usually indicates an intentional omission of a word, sentence, or whole section from a text without altering its original meaning.

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Facial expression

A facial expression is one or more motions or positions of the muscles beneath the skin of the face.

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Filler (linguistics)

In linguistics, a filler is a sound or word that is spoken in conversation by one participant to signal to others a pause to think without giving the impression of having finished speaking.

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Gesture

A gesture is a form of non-verbal communication or non-vocal communication in which visible bodily actions communicate particular messages, either in place of, or in conjunction with, speech.

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Intonation (linguistics)

In linguistics, intonation is variation in spoken pitch when used, not for distinguishing words (a concept known as tone), but, rather, for a range of other functions such as indicating the attitudes and emotions of the speaker, signalling the difference between statements and questions, and between different types of questions, focusing attention on important elements of the spoken message and also helping to regulate conversational interaction.

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Lexis (linguistics)

In generative linguistics, a lexis or lexicon is the complete set of all possible words in a language (vocabulary).

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Mikhail Bakhtin

Mikhail Mikhailovich Bakhtin (Михаи́л Миха́йлович Бахти́н,; – 7 March 1975) was a Russian philosopher, literary critic, semiotician and scholar who worked on literary theory, ethics, and the philosophy of language.

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Phonological hierarchy

The phonological hierarchy describes a series of increasingly smaller regions of a phonological utterance, each nested within the next highest region.

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Phonology

Phonology is a branch of linguistics concerned with the systematic organization of sounds in languages.

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Pragmatics

Pragmatics is a subfield of linguistics and semiotics that studies the ways in which context contributes to meaning.

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Prosody (linguistics)

In linguistics, prosody is concerned with those elements of speech that are not individual phonetic segments (vowels and consonants) but are properties of syllables and larger units of speech.

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Screenplay

A screenplay or script is a written work by screenwriters for a film, video game, or television program.

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Semantic field

In linguistics, a semantic field is a set of words grouped semantically (by meaning) that refers to a specific subject.

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Sentence (linguistics)

In non-functional linguistics, a sentence is a textual unit consisting of one or more words that are grammatically linked.

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Socioeconomic status

Socioeconomic status (SES) is an economic and sociological combined total measure of a person's work experience and of an individual's or family's economic and social position in relation to others, based on income, education, and occupation.

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Speech

Speech is the vocalized form of communication used by humans and some animals, which is based upon the syntactic combination of items drawn from the lexicon.

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Speech act

A speech act in linguistics and the philosophy of language is an utterance that has performative function in language and communication.

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Speech processing

Speech processing is the study of speech signals and the processing methods of these signals.

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Spoken language

A spoken language is a language produced by articulate sounds, as opposed to a written language.

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Tag question

A tag question (also known as tail question) is a grammatical structure in which a declarative or an imperative statement is turned into interrogative fragment (the "tag").

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Vocabulary

A vocabulary is a set of familiar words within a person's language.

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Written language

A written language is the representation of a spoken or gestural language by means of a writing system.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Utterance

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