Oprah meets Tom Cruise - Spoken Language Analysis
Remember you are commenting on what you HEAR.
Listen to the interview and compare it to the Lance Armstrong interview.
- Which language devices feature the most in this particular interview?
- Consider the devices used in the Armstrong interview. What has influenced the choice of language used by each celebrity?
- How do Oprah's interviewing techniques differ between the two celebrities?
- Compare and contrast both interviews using a table as discussed in class.