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Cultures, contexts, and world Englishes

Author: Yamuna Kachru; Larry E Smith
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume familiarizes readers with the varieties of world Englishes used across cultures and creates awareness of some of the linguistic and socially relevant contexts and functions that have given rise to them.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yamuna Kachru; Larry E Smith
ISBN: 9780805847321 0805847324 0805847332 9780805847338 9780203891346 0203891341
OCLC Number: 180472936
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Contents: Selected Contents: Introduction. Part 1: Verbal Interaction and Intelligibility Part 2: Sound, Sentence, and Word Part 3: Conversational and Writing Styles Conclusion. References. Index: Author Index: Subject
Responsibility: Yamuna Kachru and Larry E. Smith.

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"This is an eminently erudite, well-written work that guides the reader effectively."-- Robert Phillipson, World Englishes, August 8, 2008

 
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