Definition of Continuer
(noun) In conversational analysis or interviewing, a verbal or non-verbal cue that signals to a listener that what they have said has been heard and they should continue.
Examples of Continuer
- A nod
- Saying “yes”
- American English – /kuhn-tIn-yur/
- British English – /kuhn-tIn-yuuh/
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English – /kənˈtɪnjuər/
- British English – /kənˈtɪnjuːə/
- Plural: continuers
- Qualitative Research Resources – Books, Journals, and Helpful Links
- Quantitative Research Resources – Books, Journals, and Helpful Links
- Word origin of “continue” – Online Etymology Dictionary: etymonline.com
- Antaki, Charles, ed. 2011. Applied Conversational Analysis: Intervention and Change in Institutional Talk. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
- Wooffitt, Robin. 2005. Conversation Analysis and Discourse Analysis: A Comparative and Critical Introduction. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE.
- conversation analysis (CA): grammar.about.com
- cohort study
- qualitative research
- quantitative research
Cite the Definition of Continuer
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “continuer.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved May 29, 2023 (https://sociologydictionary.org/continuer/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
continuer. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/continuer/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “continuer.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed May 29, 2023. https://sociologydictionary.org/continuer/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“continuer.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 29 May. 2023. <https://sociologydictionary.org/continuer/>.