Ebooks :

Making Sense of Bad English

      Author: jockers   |   18 February 2020   |   comments: 0

Making Sense of Bad English
Making Sense of Bad English
Type : epub |
Size : 1.86 MB |
English |

Descirption: Why is it that some ways of using English are considered "good" and others considered "bad"? Why are certain forms of language termed elegant, eloquent or refined, whereas others are deemed uneducated, coarse, or inappropriate? Making Sense of "Bad English" is an accessible introduction to attitudes and ideologies towards the use of English in different settings around the world. Outlining how perceptions about what constitutes "good" and "bad" English have been shaped, this book sho how these principles are based on social factors rather than linguistic issues and highlights some of the real-life consequences of these attitudes. Features include: an overview of attitudes towards English and how they came about, as well as real-life consequences and benefits of using "bad" English;explicit links between different English language systems, including child's English, English as a Lingua Franca, African American English,...

Home        |        Register        |        Rules        |        Statistics        |        Sitemap        |        RSS        |        Contact Us
None of the files shown here are hosted or transmitted by this server. The links are provided solely by this site's users. The administrator of this site (downturk.eu) cannot be held responsible for what its users post, or any other actions of its users. You may not use this site to distribute or download any material when you do not have the legal rights to do so. It is your own responsibility to adhere to these terms.

Copyright © 2019 DownTurk. All rights reserved.