M.A. Student Di Yu to Present at Laughter and Humor in Interaction Conference

| March 9, 2011

Reposted from TESOL & Applied Linguistics. Written by Michael Vlahovic.

Conference: Laughter and Humor in Interaction Conference, Boston, MA. June 23-24, 2011. Presentation title: On the Interactional Functions of Increments in Comedian-Audience Talk Abstract In the field of Conversation Analysis, increment is the material used after a completed turn- constructional unit to extend the prior turn. This study looks at the interactional functions of increments …