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Discourse and Interaction: Quantitative Methods

  1. Belinda Crawford Camiciottoli

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0327

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Crawford Camiciottoli, B. 2012. Discourse and Interaction: Quantitative Methods. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


In discourse studies, the term interactional language broadly refers to language used by speakers and writers to establish and maintain interpersonal relations.


  • discourse analysis;
  • language and social interaction;
  • computational methods and data processing;
  • corpus;
  • evaluation;
  • language for academic purposes