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Language Planning as a Sociolinguistic Experiment

By: Ernst Jahr

Provides richly detailed insight into the uniqueness of the Norwegian language development. Marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of the Norwegian nation following centuries of Danish rule

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Acquiring Phonology: A Cross-Generational Case-Study

By Neil Smith

The study also highlights the constructs of current linguistic theory, arguing for distinctive features and the notion 'onset' and against some of the claims of Optimality Theory and Usage-based accounts.

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Language Production and Interpretation: Linguistics meets Cognition

By Henk Zeevat

The importance of Henk Zeevat's new monograph cannot be overstated. [...] I recommend it to anyone who combines interests in language, logic, and computation [...]. David Beaver, University of Texas at Austin

Query Details

Query Subject:   Contrastive Pragmatics - Politeness in Criticism
Author:   Julia Bock
Submitter Email:  click here to access email

Linguistic LingField(s):  Pragmatics
Subject Language(s):  English

Query:   This survey consists of 3 short Video Clips in German. The questions concern only short sections of the Clip - the description to each Video will tell you which section is relevant. Afterwards, you are supposed to decide how polite or impolite one of the persons in the Video behaves.
The survey will take about 10 minutes.

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Die Umfrage ist Teil einer Studie zum Zwecke eine Hausarbeit an der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz. Ziel ist es, herauszufinden, inwiefern sich der Gebrauch von Höflichkeit oder Unhöflichkeit bei dem Ausüben von Kritik auf die Perzeption der Sprache generell auswirkt.
Gesucht werden Teilnehmer, die Deutsch als Muttersprache sprechen und über gute Englischkenntnisse verfügen.

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LL Issue: 25.798
Date posted: 17-Feb-2014


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