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Words Onscreen

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Communication Accommodation Theory

Edited by Howard Giles

Most people modify their ways of speaking, writing, texting, and e-mailing, and so on, according to the people with whom they are communicating. This fascinating book asks why we 'accommodate' to others in this way, and explores the various social consequences arising from it.


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Title: Review of C. Myers-Scotton (2002) Contact Linguistics: Bilingual encounters and grammatical outcomes
Paper URL: http://www.sil.org:8090/silebr/2006/silebr2006-006
Author: Steve Nicolle
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Institution: Canada Institute of Linguistics
Author: Alison Nicolle
Institution: SIL International, Africa region
Linguistic Field: Linguistic Theories
Abstract: Despite a number of minor problems which we point out, this is an ambitious, readable, and thought-provoking book.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Publication Info: SIL Electronic Book Reviews
URL: http://www.sil.org:8090/silebr/2006/silebr2006-006
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