Gender Theorist's

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  • Gender Theorist's
    • Trugill 1983
      • Women speak closer to RP than men
    • Chesire 1982
      • Boys tend to use more non-grammatical features like ain't.
    • Lakoff
      • Women use more hedges, fillers, tag question, apologetic requests.
    • O'Barr and Atkins 1980
      • said that men and women of a lower class use the Layoff features.
      • This links to language and power as well
    • Zimmerman and west
      • Male dominance in conversation,96% interruptions made by males.


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