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ERIC Number: EJ416678
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0388-0001
The Acquisition of Sociolinguistic Norms: Style-Switching in Very Early Directives.
Ainsworth-Vaughn, Nancy
Language Sciences, v12 n1 p22-38 1990
Suggests that sociolinguistic knowledge is realized from the beginning of language use. The roles of formulaic language and of interactional consequences are described as explanations for the acquisition of style-switching. (30 references) (Author/JL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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