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Vowel Length From Latin to Romance

By Michele Loporcaro

This book "draws on extensive empirical data, including from lesser known varieties" and "puts forward a new account of a well-known diachronic phenomenon."


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Letter Writing and Language Change

Edited By Anita Auer, Daniel Schreier, and Richard J. Watts

This book "challenges the assumption that there is only one 'legitimate' and homogenous form of English or of any other language" and "supports the view of different/alternative histories of the English language and will appeal to readers who are skeptical of 'standard' language ideology."


Academic Paper


Title: English in Indian Education
Author: Rama Kant Agnihotri
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Institution: University of Delhi
Linguistic Field: Applied Linguistics; Sociolinguistics
Abstract: The paper deals with the history of the place of English in the Indian educational system. It argues that English can hope to continue to play an important role in the Indian multilingual context; its future lies in the growth of Indian languages and not in their decay.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Publication Info: In Daswani, C.J. ed. Language Education in Multilingual India. New Delhi:UNESCO, 186-209


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