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Book: The Five-Minute Linguist

Chapter: 32. Do Men and Women Talk Differently?

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.38152


Linguistic research supports the belief that men and women talk differently—but the differences are small, the reasons for them are complicated, and they don’t always fit with the popular belief that ‘men are from Mars, women are from Venus’.

Chapter Contributors

  • Deborah Cameron ( - debbiec) 'Oxford University'