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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:   question on a word -Reply
Author:  Jonathan Gilbert
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Sociolinguistics

Summary:   MANY THANKS FOR THE REPLIES! IN PARTICULAR, I'LL PASS ON THE
REFERENCE SUGGESTIONS. I SHOULD PROBABLY BE SLIGHTLY MORE SPECIFIC/LL/ABOUT WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR: A WORD (AGAIN, MY FRIEND WRITING THE
DISSERTATION BELIEVES ONE EXISTS) THAT WOULD FIT IN THE SENTENCE:

LL Issue: 8.1123
Date Posted: 01-Aug-1997
Original Query: Read original query