Auer Anita Edt Schreier Daniel Edt Watts Richard J Edt Books
Books di Auer Anita Edt Schreier Daniel Edt Watts Richard J Edt editi da Cambridge Univ Pr con argomento English Language
Letter Writing and Language Change
Auer Anita (EDT)
Schreier Daniel (EDT)
Watts Richard J. (EDT)
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana Cambridge Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2015
"Unlike formal writing, informal writing is much closer to spoken language, so studying letters from the past provides us with clues to the development of nonstandard varieties of English. Led by a team of experts, this book draws on a range of informal letter corpora and outlines the historical sociolinguistic value...