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Language Identity and Culture through English as a Lingua Franca in Asia : Notes from the Field.

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Special Edition, September 2009, Language, Culture and Identity in Asia. | September 2009 home | PDF version | TitleLanguage, Culture and Identity through English as a Lingua Franca in Asia: Notes from the Field Will Baker University of Southampton, UK BiodataHe currently teaches Applied Linguistics/ELT at the University of Southampton. He completed a PhD in […]

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Vygotsky and Linguistic Relativity: The Case of Chinese and English Reading

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May 2009. Volume 4 Issue 1 | May 2009 home | PDF version | SWF version | TitleVygotsky and Linguistic Relativity: The Case of Chinese and English Reading AuthorJohn F. Ehrich Research Fellow, School for Social and Policy Research Charles Darwin University, Australia Bio-DataJohn Ehrich has worked for over ten years as an ESL teacher and teacher of English […]

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Parametric Variation of the 3rd Person Singular in English and Some Nigerian Languages

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May 2009. Volume 4 Issue 1 | May 2009 home | PDF version | SWF version | TitleParametric Variation of the 3RD Person Singular in English and Some Nigerian Languages AuthorLamidi, M. T.Department of English,Faculty of Arts,University of Ibadan, Nigeria. Bio-DataDr. Lamidi’s areas of interest include the syntax of contact linguistics and contrastive linguistics. He identified the grammatical basis […]

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The Generic Structure and Discourse Strategies Employed in Downward Request E-mails

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May 2009. Volume 4 Issue 1 | May 2009 home | PDF version | SWF version | TitleThe Generic Structure and Discourse Strategies Employed in Downward Request E-mails AuthorVictor Ho Macquarie University, Australia Bio-DataVictor Chung-kwong Ho has been a lecturer at the Language Centre of Hong Kong Baptist University and is now working as Research […]

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A Comparison of International and Chinese Journal Article Abstracts: From Move Structure to Transitivity analysis

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May 2009. Volume 4 Issue 1 | May 2009 home | PDF version | SWF version | TitleA Comparison of International and Chinese Journal Article Abstracts: From Move Structure to Transitivity Analysis AuthorPing HuangThe College of Foreign Languages,Chongqing University, P.R China Bio-DataPing Huang is a professor working at the College of Foreign Languages, Chongqing University, P.R China. She obtained […]

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Part-of-Speech Tagging for Grammar Checking of Punjabi

May 2009. Volume 4 Issue 1 | May 2009 home | PDF version | SWF version | TitlePart-of-Speech Tagging for Grammar Checking of Punjabi AuthorsMandeep Singh Gill & Gurpreet Singh LehalPunjabi University, Patiala, IndiaShiv Sharma Joshi Punjabi University, Patiala, India Bio-DataMandeep Singh Gill received his master’s in software engineering from Thapar University, Patiala, India in […]

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Foreword – May 2009

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Foreword. May 2009. Volume 4 Issue 1 . Welcome to the Spring 2009 edition of The Linguistics Journal in which we are pleased to present five articles from diverse linguistic contexts. Due to increased interest in the journal in the last year, a warm welcome is extended to new editors appointed to the review team […]

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The Santals of Bangladesh

September 2009 Special Edition, September 2009, Language, Culture and Identity in Asia. | September 2009 home | PDF version | TitleThe Santals of Bangladesh AuthorsFrancesco Cavallaro# and Tania Rahman*‡ #Division of Linguistics and Multilingual Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore*Department of English Language and Literature, National Institute of Education, Singapore‡Corresponding author BiodataFrancesco Cavallaro is an Assistant Professor in the Division […]

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Language Policies- Impact on Language Maintenance and Teaching : Focus on Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei and the Philippines.

Special Edition, September 2009, Language, Culture and Identity in Asia. | September 2009 home | PDF version | TitleLanguage Policies – Impact on Language Maintenance and Teaching: Focus on Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei and the Philippines1 AuthorsMaya Khemlani David#, Francesco Cavallaro* and Paolo Coluzzi‡ 2#University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; *Nanyang Technological University, Singapore; ‡Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Darussalam BiodataFrancesco […]

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The Discursive Construction of Ethnic Identity : Sulukule Case, Turkey

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Special Edition, September 2009, Language, Culture and Identity in Asia. | September 2009 home | PDF version | TitleThe Discursive Construction of Ethnic Identity: Sulukule Case, Turkey Nazlı BaykalSüleyman Demirel University BiodataNazlı Baykal is an assistant professor in the School of Foreign Languages, Süleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey. Her research includes studies on sociolinguistics, gender specific language, language attitudes, […]

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