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Words Onscreen

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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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Title: Modern language across the curriculum
Author: H. Douglas Adamson
Institution: University of Arizona
Linguistic Field: Sociolinguistics
Abstract: MODERN LANGUAGES ACROSS THE CURRICULUM. Michael Grenfell
(Ed.). New York: RoutledgeFalmer, 2002. Pp. 222. $39.95 paper.

The European Union has succeeded in breaking down monetary and legal
barriers among its members. This volume presents a program for breaking
down linguistic barriers by teaching European languages in primary and
secondary schools using the approach of Modern Languages Across the
Curriculum (MLAC), what is essentially called content-based instruction in
the United States.

CUP AT LINGUIST

This article appears IN Studies in Second Language Acquisition Vol. 27, Issue 3, which you can READ on Cambridge's site or on LINGUIST .

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