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Author Wolfram, Walt, 1941- author.

Title American English / Walt Wolfram and Natalie Schilling ; enhancements and exercises by Caroline Myrick and Joel Schneier.

Publication Info. Chichester, West Sussex, England : Wiley Blackwell, 2016.
2016

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Edition Third edition.
Description 1 online resource (533 pages) : illustrations.
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Language in Society ; 25
Language in society (Oxford, England) ; 25.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
Contents Dialects, standards, and vernaculars -- Why dialects? -- Levels of dialect -- Dialects in the United States : past, present, and future -- Regional varieties of English -- Social varieties of American English -- Ethnicity and American English -- African American English -- Gender and language variation -- Dialects and style -- The application of dialect study -- Dialect awareness : extending application.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject English language -- Dialects -- United States.
English language -- Variation -- United States.
Americanisms.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Schilling-Estes, Natalie, author.
Myrick, Caroline, contributor.
Schneier, Joel, contributor.
Other Form: Print version: Wolfram, Walt, 1941- American English. Chichester, West Sussex, England : Wiley Blackwell, c2016 Third edition. approximately 533 pages Language in society (Oxford, England) ; 25. 9781118390221 2015031799
ISBN 9781118390221
9781118391433 (e-book)

 
    
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