Download PDF by Lisa J. Green: African American English: A Linguistic Introduction

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By Lisa J. Green

This authoritative advent to African American English (AAE) is the 1st textbook to examine the grammar as a complete. essentially organised, it describes styles within the sentence constitution, sound procedure, note formation and be aware use in AAE. The ebook makes use of linguistic description and information from dialog to provide an explanation for that AAE isn't a compilation of random deviations from mainstream English yet that it's a rule-governed approach. The textbook examines subject matters comparable to schooling, speech occasions within the secular and spiritual global, and using language in literature and the media to create black photographs. This much-needed e-book contains workouts to accompany each one bankruptcy and may be crucial analyzing for college kids in linguistics, schooling, anthropology, African American stories and literature.

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