Gender Theorists

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Peter Trudgill
Norwich pronunciation of the 'g' at the end of words were dropped by men more than women
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Janet Holmes
Tag questions can help maintain a conversation or found to be polite rather than a sign of uncertainty
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O'Barr and Atkins
Diversity: The courtroom study. It's about status rather than gender
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Zimmerman and West
Interruptions were more common in mixed sex and converstaion mainly made by men
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Jennifer Coates
Females talk in co-operative ways to help conversations and to support each other's rights as speakers
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Deborah Tannen
Difference: Men and women speak for different reasons. Men compete while women co-operate
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Robin Lakoff
Dominance: Women use powerless language while men use powerful language
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Tag questions can help maintain a conversation or found to be polite rather than a sign of uncertainty

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Janet Holmes

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Diversity: The courtroom study. It's about status rather than gender

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Interruptions were more common in mixed sex and converstaion mainly made by men

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Females talk in co-operative ways to help conversations and to support each other's rights as speakers

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