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Universal Principles in the Repair of Communication Problems

Fig 5

Division of labour in repair sequences.

Estimated average relative costs paid by B (left of mark) and A (right of mark) for different repair initiator types are similar in each language. B pays more of the cost as repair initiators become more specific.

Fig 5