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By Mark Tutton

Expressing situation is among the commonest linguistic initiatives that we practice in our day-by-day lives. This booklet presents the 1st finished research into how audio system of English and French use gesture in addition to speech whilst describing the place gadgets can be found. It indicates that spoken locative expressions are made of either speech and gesture parts, and that the 2 modalities give a contribution in a complementary model to show locative meaning.

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