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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:   borrowing of verbs
Author:  george huttar
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Historical Linguistics

Summary:   HERE'S A SUMMARY OF MY INQUIRY APPEARING IN A LINGUISTLIST POSTING OF
24 FEBRUARY 2002, WHICH READ:

AA STANDARD TEXTBOOK ON HISTORICAL LINGUISTICS, HOCK'S 1991
PRINCIPLES OF HISTORICAL LINGUISTICS, 2ND ED., P. 386, SAYS:

LL Issue: 13.588
Date Posted: 02-Mar-2002
Original Query: Read original query