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Words Onscreen

By Naomi S. Baron

Words Onscreen "explores how technology is reshaping our understanding of what it means to read."


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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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Query:   Weinreich quote
Author:  Donn Bayard Anthropology Dept., Univ. of Otago, Dunedin, NZ
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   General Linguistics

Summary:   ON JANUARY 24TH I POSTED A QUERY TRYING TO FIND AN ACCUURATE SOURCE
AND YIDDISH ORIGINAL FOR THE FAMOUS QUOTE

LL Issue: 8.306
Date Posted: 02-Mar-1997
Original Query: Read original query