How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.
Sprache und Kommunikation im Internet [Language and Communication in the Internet]
The central theme of the volume is the language use, communicative behavioral patterns, and media-specific developments in the central areas of language and communication in the Internet. In addition to descriptions, the volume also provides a prospective view into the further development of language and communication in the Internet and is comprehensively supported by the link www.mediensprache.net.