The language of life and death : the transformation of experience in oral narrative / William Labov.

We share the experience of others through the stories they tell of the crucial events in their lives. This book provides a rich range of narratives that grip the reader's attention together with an analysis of how it is done. While remaining true to the facts, narrators use linguistic devices t...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Labov, William, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
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