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ERIC Number: EJ177872
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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ISSN: ISSN-0039-8322
Excuse Me and I'm Sorry
Borkin, Ann; Reinhart, Susan M.
TESOL Quarterly, 12, 1, 57-69, Mar 78
Generalizations were formulated about the appropriate use of "excuse me" and "I'm sorry" and were used to explain the inappropriate use of these expressions by nonnative speakers. The use of these expressions in English as a second language texts is reviewed and suggestions for teaching are offered. (SW)
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