New charity shop find: An Introduction to Language and Society, Martin Montgomery, Routledge 1986/1995
Transcriptions and Conventions.
Pauses: The length of pause is inserted within parentheses to the nearest half second. erm (1.0)
Unintelligible speech: Where an interpretation is in doubt it is enclosed with a single parentheses: erm (1.0) see you (next time). Where no interpretation is possible the parentheses are left empty. erm (1.0) see you ( )