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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:   -ee Suffix in English
Author:  Anja Wanner
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Text/Corpus Linguistics

Summary:   FOR QUERY: LINGUIST 11.1240

I WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL WHO RESPONDED TO MY REQUEST FOR INFORMATION ON
CORPUS-BASED WORK ON THE ENGLISH AFFIX -EE
( HTTP://LINGUISTLIST.ORG/ISSUES/11/11-1240.HTMLL ), EITHER POINTING OUT
ARTICLES OR SHARING EXAMPLES, LIKE THIS ONE FROM KEN BEESLEY: 'A COUPLE OF
YEARS AGO, I WAS DRIVING IN UTAH, USA AND SAW A (UTAH) LICENSE PLATE ON A
CAMPER-TRAILER THAT SAID

LL Issue: 11.1355
Date Posted: 19-Jun-2000
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