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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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Yes Last week, you guys need to carry on Speaker Paralinguistics Teacher Teacher on chair in front of class sitting on floor in front of her Raises left hand high and points (for emphasis) Repeats "last week" in Chinese CONNECTING LANGUAGE WITH READING AND WRITING
The left hemisphere processes a structured How of semiotic and linguistic, discrete unitizations (consonants, junctures, etc.); the right hemisphere processes the affect (often hidden to the unaware) in the paralinguistics, especially the vocalics and lengthy pausings during active speech communication.
French metrical thinking still has to make up its mind about the relationship between the linguistic and the paralinguistic. There can be no doubt that the spokenness of verse, particularly in the theatre, had much to do with Romantic redefinitions of metrical parameters (Wilhelm Tenint) and is an important consideration for more recent commentators (Georges Lote).
There are many types of nonverbal communication, including paralinguistics (e.g., vocal features such as loudness, pitch, rate, and hesitations), kinesics (e.g., gestures, facial expressions, and body postures), haptics (e.g., touch, such as a handshake, pat on back, and arm around shoulder), chronemics (e.g., time, such as making people wait), iconics (e.g., physical objects, such as size of desk or display of trophies), proxemics (e.g., personal space), and dress (e.g., clothing and physical appearance).
Six channels of nonverbal communication exist: 1) rhythm and use of time, 2) interpersonal distance (space) and touch, 3) gestures and posture, 4) facial expressions, 5) paralinguistics (how we sound in voice, tone, pitch) and 6) objectics (style of dress, odor, physical presence).
In other words, if we had understood Japanese paralinguistics, it is conceivable that the bomb might never have been dropped.
If I could mimic some of the paralinguistics she was displaying, as I observed her pitch, volume, speed, and intonation, surely I could show her I was confident, making an utterance to indicate agreement "uh huh" or "mm hmm" or disagreement "uh uh" pausing "urn" or "erm".
Batliner (2014) Computational paralinguistics: emotion, affect and personality in speech and language processing.
Hence, communication is essential to social bonding and is much more than a linguistic message in also including nonverbal and paralinguistic expression (Ridder, 2003).
Serge Lacasse asserts that a paralinguistic approach to analyzing recorded song facilitates understanding "how emotions are communicated" (p.
This paper emphasizes the exploration of potential paralinguistic mappings which exploit and extend the traditional vocabulary of typography.
Paralinguistic features are expressive vehicles in the form of sound variations that focus attention on performance and enable the listener to experience the events acted out, instead of simply having them described.