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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:   Wh-questions in Arabic
Author:  O L Zavitnevich
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Syntax

Language Family:   Arabic

Summary:   FOR QUERY: LINGUIST 12.1699

EARLIER THIS MONTH I POSTED A QUESTION ABOUT THE FORMATION OF WH-QUESTIONS
IN ARABIC AND ARABIC DIALECTS. I AM VERY GRATEFUL TO ALL WHO
REPLLIED TO MY QUERY. HERE IS THE SUMMARY OF THE INFORMATION THAT I GOT:

IN MODERN STANDARD ARABIC THE QUESTION WORD APPEARS SENTENCE INITIALLY
(TO THE RIGHT OF THE SENTENCE):

LL Issue: 12.1825
Date Posted: 16-Jul-2001
Original Query: Read original query