Language and Gender - Report/Rapport Talk

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  • Created on: 26-01-17 20:52
Which theorist is associated with this theory?
Deborah Tannen
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Which gender does 'report' language refer to?
Men/Male
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Which gender does 'rapport' language refer to?
Women/Female
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What are the 5 features of report talk?
Men: get more air time, speak in public contexts, negotiate status/avoid failure, speak one at a time, speak asymmetrically
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What are the 5 features of rapport talk?
Women: talk too much, speak in private contexts, build relations, overlap, speak symmetrically
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Which gender does 'report' language refer to?

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Men/Male

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