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2. Which theorist suggests that women are less effective in their language?

  • Jespersen
  • Goffman
  • Cameron
  • Labov

3. Which theorist suggested the idea of synthetic personalisation?

  • Lakoff
  • Labov
  • Fairclough
  • Fishman

4. Labov studied how social class affected language.

  • False - it was actually Trudgill
  • False - it was actually Lakoff
  • True
  • False

5. Who suggets that women talk about themes such as family, while men discuss money?

  • Komarovsky
  • Trudgill
  • Fishman
  • Lakoff

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