Objecting to discourse moves with gestures

  • Naomi Francis

Abstract

This paper explores the role of the visual modality in marking objections in spoken languages. It describes a facial expression that signals particularly strong objections. In the context of discourse, this gesture can serve as a marker of conversational breakdown.
Published
2021-09-16
How to Cite
Francis, N. (2021). Objecting to discourse moves with gestures. Proceedings of Sinn Und Bedeutung, 25, 267-275. https://doi.org/10.18148/sub/2021.v25i0.936