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2. What is it called when a child makes a mistake that is understandable because it conforms to normal patterns of language?

  • Virtuous error
  • Understandable error
  • Conformative error
  • Observatory error

3. Under which topic do politeness strategies fall?

  • Power
  • Gender
  • Technology
  • Child language acquisition

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

  • Goffman
  • Tannen
  • Fairclough
  • Lakof

5. What is the name of the theory that foudn evidence that men interupt more and try to control conversations?

  • Dominance theory
  • Deficit theory
  • Difference theory


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