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Words Onscreen

By Naomi S. Baron

Words Onscreen "explores how technology is reshaping our understanding of what it means to read."


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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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Query Subject:   Meaning Analysis of a Sentence
Author:   Hans Prufer
Submitter Email:  click here to access email

Query:   DEAR NATIVE SPEAKERS OF ENGLISH,
COULD YOU PLEASE LET ME KNOW WHAT YOU THINK OF THE FOLLOWING SENTENCE? I'D RATHER NOT GIVE ANY DETAILS ON WHY I WOULD BE ASKING THIS IIN ORDER TO RULE OUT ANY BIAS BASED ON MY EXPLANATION. YOUR REPLY WILL BE GREATLY APPRECIATED AND I WILL POST THE SUMMARY OF MY INQUIRY.

THE MAN GIVES A DOG A WATER.
LL Issue: 14.588
Date posted: 28-Feb-2003