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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 E. Shay & U. Seibert (eds.) (2003) Motion, Direction and Location in Languages: In honor of Zygmunt Frajzyngier
Author: Steve Nicolle
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Institution: Canada Institute of Linguistics
Linguistic Field: Semantics; Typology
Abstract: This volume contains a lot of data that may be of use to typologists, as well as interesting analyses of a broadly functional and cognitive nature. The linguistic expression of motion, direction and location offers a wealth of material for typological analysis, and this volume is a welcome contribution to the field.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Publication Info: Linguistic Typology 9: 147-150.
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