LINGUIST List 13.2388

Fri Sep 20 2002

Media: New York Times Article: "Internet English"

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  1. Elizabeth J. Pyatt, "Internet English": NYT Article

Message 1: "Internet English": NYT Article

Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2002 14:55:00 -0400
From: Elizabeth J. Pyatt <>
Subject: "Internet English": NYT Article

There's a New York Times article on teenagers using Internet 
shorthand in their essays and what teacher reaction has been.

Nu Shortcuts in School R 2 Much 4 Teachers

As more teenagers socialize online, teachers are finding
that Internet English is popping up with increasing
frequency in school work.

Elizabeth J. Pyatt, Ph.D.
Instructional Designer
Education Technology Services, TLT
Penn State University
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