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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:   James D. Nicoll quote - mystery solved
Author:  kemmer kemmer
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   General Linguistics

Summary:   LAST WEEK I POSTED A QUERY REQUESTING THE SOURCE OF THE FOLLOWING
QUOTE, WHICH I WAS UNABLE TO LOOCATE IN PUBLISHED SOURCES AND WHICH
RECENTLY BEGAN TO RICOCHET AROUND THE INTERNET QUOTED FROM MY

LL Issue: 13.499
Date Posted: 23-Feb-2002
Original Query: Read original query