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2. Who talks about positive and negative politeness?

  • Brown
  • Brown and Levinson
  • Fairclough
  • Lakoff

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

  • Komarovsky
  • Trudgill
  • Fishman
  • Lakoff

4. Who studied about how a person saves face or threatens someone else's face?

  • Goffman
  • Tannen
  • Komarovsky
  • Holmes

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

  • Labov
  • Jespersen
  • Cameron
  • Goffman

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