Effects of talker familiarity on communication breakdown in conversations with adult cochlear-implant users.

@article{TyeMurray1995EffectsOT,
  title={Effects of talker familiarity on communication breakdown in conversations with adult cochlear-implant users.},
  author={Nancy Tye-Murray and Shelley A Witt and Lisa Schum},
  journal={Ear and hearing},
  year={1995},
  volume={16 5},
  pages={459-69}
}
This investigation had three objectives: a) to determine the types of repair strategies that cochlear-implant users implement to rectify communication breakdowns during ongoing conversation when talking to either familiar or unfamiliar communication partners, b) to determine how communication partners respond to particular types of repair strategies, and c) to describe the use of conversational behaviors that might circumvent communication difficulties. In Experiment 1, cochlear-implant… CONTINUE READING