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.
Proceedings of the 27th annual Boston University Conference on Language Development
Proceedings of the Boston University Conference on Language Development
This proceedings contains 71 papers from November 2002 conference, covering a wide range of areas in language acquisition and language development. The two-volume set include the keynote address by Susan Goldin-Meadow and the plenary address by Bonnie Schwartz.
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