Chapter 8




Cartoons illustrating violations of Gricean maxims, with some interactivity:

A Dialogue Design Guide: Examples of some commonly used discourse markers: advice on how to spot a liar and avoid getting scammed:

A body language expert talks about the physical signs to look for if you think someone is lying:

Tip-of-the-Tongue Phenomenon (TOT): A demo, plus links to more information:

A few original Spoonerisms:

National Institutes of Health information on aphasia:

Haskins Laboratories’ articulatory synthesis program:

Speech Perception and Production Laboratory X-Ray Film Database for Speech Research: A few examples of utterances filmed with X-ray:

The Writer Who Couldn’t Read: An interview with Howard Engel:

Sample essay answer

Sample answer for chapter 8 (DOC)