- Appropriately accomplish communicative functions according to situations, participants, and goals.
- Use appropriate styles, registers, implicature, redundancies, pragmatic conventions, conversion rules, floor keeping and yielding, interrupting, and other sociolinguistic features in face-to-face conversations.
- Convey links and connections between events and communicate such relations as focal and peripheral ideas, events and feeling, new information and given information, generalisation and examplification.
- Convey facial features, kinesics, body language, and other nonverbal cues along with verbal language.
- Develop and use a battery of speaking strategies, such as emphasizing key words, rephrasing, providing a context for interpreting the meaning of words, appealing for help, and accurately assessing how well your interlocutor is understanding you.
05 August 2010
Macro Skills of Speaking
Labels: Language Skills