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ERIC Number: ED108215
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970-Oct
Pages: 5
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
On the Facts of the Language in Question or a Conversation with W. Labov.
Legum, Stanley E.
A conversation with William Labov in September 1970, is the basis of this paper. Labov, who is working on a new theory of language which essentially makes style the function of grammar, divides linguistic description into the following five interrelated segments: semantic network, oriented semantic network, lexicalization, grammaticalization, and phonologization. Descriptions of these terms and their functions are given. (TS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Southwest Regional Laboratory for Educational Research and Development, Los Alamitos, CA.