Language matters: a guide to everyday questions about language

"Is Ebonics really a dialect or simply bad English? Do women and men speak differently? Will computers ever really learn human language? Does offensive language harm children? These are only a few of the issues surrounding language that crop up every day. Most of us have very definite opinions...

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Main Author: Napoli, Donna Jo, 1948-
Other Authors: Lee-Schoenfeld, Vera.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition: 2nd ed.