ERIC Number: ED061815
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Nov
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Configuration of Style-Dialects in Banaras, India: A Continuum Based on Respect Forms.
This paper compares respect forms used in Bhojpuri, standard Hindi, and suddh Hindi. The role and use of each dialect are described, and a comparison of respect forms used in each is presented, considering phonemic, grammatical, syntactical, suprasegmental, paralinguistic, and kinesic features. The differences noted appear in a continuum among the dialects. (VM)
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Authoring Institution: Laval Univ., Quebec (Quebec). International Center for Research on Bilingualism.