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Studies in Canadian English : lexical variation in Toronto

Author: Adam Bednarek
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2009.
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This publication focuses on vocabulary, which reflects unique Canadian traits; elements that share not only a Canadian origin but also reference to everyday contexts present on both the micro and macro stage. The conducted study aimed to show variation on the lexical level, which may result from a fluid sense of national identity. The Toronto region, due to its extensive multi-cultural and multi-ethnic background  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
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All Authors / Contributors: Adam Bednarek
ISBN: 1443814555 9781443814553
OCLC Number: 562568537
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 125 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: by Adam Bednarek.

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