World Englishes-- problems, properties and prospects [electronic resource] : selected papers from the 13th IAWE conference / edited by Thomas Hoffmann, Lucia Siebers.

Author
International Association for World Englishes. International Conference (13th : 2007 : Regensburg, Germany) [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Philadelphia, PA ; Amsterdam : John Benjamins Pub. Company, c2009.
Description
xix, 436 p. : ill.

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Series
Varieties of English around the world, 0172-7362 ; G40
Notes
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language note
English
Contents
  • Series editor's preface: the World Englishes conference in Regensburg 2007 : a retrospective look / Edgar W. Schneider
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction / Thomas Hoffmann and Lucia Siebers
  • Africa. Deracialising the GOOSE vowel in South African English: accelerated linguistic change amongst young, middle class females in post-apartheid South Africa / Rajend Mesthrie
  • Codifying Ghanaian English: problems and prospects / Jemima Asabea Anderson
  • The Caribbean. Corpus linguistics meets sociolinguistics: Studying educated spoken usage in Jamaica on the basis of the international corpus of English / Christian Mair
  • Rhoticity in educated Jamaican English: An analysis of the spoken component of ICE-Jamaica / Ingrid Rosenfelder
  • Standard English in the secondary school in Trinidad: problems, properties, prospects / Dagmar Deuber
  • Australia and New Zealand. Australian English as a regional epicenter / Pam Peters
  • Finding one's own vowel space: an acoustic analysis of the speech of Niuean New Zealanders / Laura Thompson, Catherine I. Watson and Donna Starks
  • Asia. Language in Hong Kong: ten years on (1997-2007) / Jonathan J. Webster
  • The roles of English in Southeast Asian legal systems / Richard Powell
  • Not just an "Outer circle", "Asian" English: Singapore English and the significance of ecology / Lisa Lim
  • "Where's the party yaar!": discourse particles in Indian English / Claudia Lange
  • Innovation in second language phonology: evidence from Hong Kong English / Tony T.N. Hung
  • Intelligibility assessment of Japanese accents: a phonological study of science major students' speech / Masako Tsuzuki and Sachiko Nakamura
  • Comparative studies. World Englishes between simplification and complexification / Bernd Kortmann and Benedikt Szmrecsanyi
  • Global feature, local norms?: A case study on the progressive passive / Marianne Hundt
  • The shared core of the perfect across Englishes: a corpus-based analysis / Bertus van Rooy
  • Word-formation in New Englishes: properties and trends / Thomas Biermeier
  • New approaches. The indigenization of English in North America / Salikoko S. Mufwene
  • Perspectives on English as a lingua franca / Margie Berns ... [et al.]
  • A discourse-historical approach to the English native speaker / Stephanie Hackert
  • World Englishes and Peace Sociolinguistics: towards a common goal of linguistic understanding / Patricia Friedrich
  • New voices in the canon: the case for including world Englishes in literature / Jill Hallett
  • Index.
ISBN
  • 1-282-31233-2
  • 9786612312335
  • 90-272-8906-9
OCLC
505429170
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