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1. In what order did Rothery's categories come?

  • Observation, recount, report, narrative
  • Recount, narrative, observation, report
  • Recount, observation, report, narrative
  • Narrative, report, recount, observation
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2. Which behaviourists believed in a 'Language Acquisition Support System'?

  • Skinner and Bruner
  • Chomsky and Piaget
  • Skinner and Piaget
  • Bruner and Chomsky

3. Who stated that language can be 'face-saving' or 'face threatening'?

  • Goffman
  • Tannen
  • Sinclair and Coulthard
  • Zimmerman and West

4. Whose theory discusses equal and unequal encounters featuring a powerful participant and a non-powerful participant?

  • Goffman
  • Fairclough
  • Lakof
  • Tannen

5. Under which topic do politeness strategies fall?

  • Power
  • Gender
  • Technology
  • Child language acquisition

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