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Standards and dialects in English / [edited by] Timothy Shopen, Joseph M. Williams ; under the auspices of the Center for Applied Linguistics.

; Williams, Joseph M ; Center for Applied Linguistics
Cambridge, Mass. : Winthrop Publishers, [1980] .
ISBN 0876268173, 9780876268179

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Other Authors Shopen, Timothy.
Williams, Joseph M.
Center for Applied Linguistics.
Subjects Amerikanisches Englisch.
Anglais (Langue) -- États-Unis -- Dialectes.
Anglais (Langue) -- Normalisation.
Anglais (Langue) -- Variation.
English language -- Dialects -- United States.
English language -- Dialects.
English language -- Standardization.
English language -- Variation.
United States.
Description xxi, 218 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1980]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents Part I: Standards -- Standard English: biography of a symbol / Shirley Brice Heath -- The rise of standard English / Margaret Shaklee -- English Orthography / Wayne O'Neil -- Part II: The new generation -- How Pablo says "love" and "stove" / Timothy Shopen -- An afterword: How English speakers say "finger" and "sing" / Timothy Shopen -- Creative spelling by young children / Charles Read -- Part III: Dialects -- Sections from Bengt Loman's "conversations in a negro American dialect" (with recorded material on side 1 of the cassette) / Timothy Shopen -- The speech of the New York City upper class (with recorded materail on sides 1 and 2 of the cassette) / Geoffrey Nunberg -- Part IV: Dialect encounters standard -- On the application of sociolinguistic information: test evaluation and dialect differences in appalachia (with recorded material on side 2 of the cassette) / Walt Wolfram and Donna Christian -- An afterword: The accidents of history / Joseph M Williams.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6251485
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