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paralanguage

(par″ă-lang′gwăj) [ para- + language]
Nonverbal elements in communication, including loudness, tone of voice, and, at times, facial expressions and body language.
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Most obviously in this regard, he consistently deploys small-scale kinesic and paralinguistic cues that are well captured in the synch sound, medium close and close up shots that Lunson uses to render his interviews, each of which help to generate a sense that he is amenable to self-effacement.
Humans also have a semiotic transmission code that is shared, the paralinguistics of speech communication, impulsively, as in semiotics, and as we will later see, these semiotics comprise wave-based transmissions.
Assessment was divided into different categories: grammar/vocabulary, rules of speaking, general use of language, speech acts, relation between content and language, listening and interaction with the other speakers, pace/fluency/cohesion, paralinguistic features, extralinguistic features, and voice volume.
There are endless lists of such linguistic and paralinguistic examples.
Research has demonstrated that vocal behavior communicates emotional states between interlocutors through the use of paralinguistic cues.
Their assessment and utilization of paralinguistic features including the identities and characteristics of the audience enhances the semiotic aspect of their discourse thus contributing in making the super verbal semiotic text.
A Mode analysis of the above transcript would comment on, among other things, how the children make use of a non-verbal (gesture) and a paralinguistic feature (chicken noise) in their communication with the teacher, as they are still learning English vocabulary and structures.
The communication using gestures is called non-verbal communication or paralinguistic and the specialists consider that more than 70% of a message is send by the use of the so called body language.
Kate Rankin, a neuropsychologist and assistant professor in the Memory and Aging Center at the University of California, San Francisco, used a recently developed test, the Awareness of Social Inference Test (Tasit) to test people based entirely on paralinguistic cues.
They also act as an audience and a source of authentication etc for them through the use of linguistic, paralinguistic and non-verbal communication, including showing appropriate modes of listening and attending to the accounts provided by the key consultants.
80) Part III describes the different types of interpretation, the origins and mechanics of modern courtroom interpretation, and the interpretation of paralinguistic (non-verbal) communication.
That reality is affected by the conversations in the clinic and the subtle gestures and paralinguistic communications that give presence or tone to those conversations; so that if I am seen as a somatiser, I might find that messages about bodily pain are not treated according to their content but according to their context, and I might become more and more desperate for someone to appreciate the real suffering that I am going through.