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ERIC Number: EJ423107
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0883-2919
English--One or Many? An Experimental Study.
D'Souza, Jean
World Englishes, v9 n3 p371-82 Win 1990
An examination of linguists' attempts to characterize the variety of English used in various articles and novels found that, although they used different criteria for classification, the linguists almost equally (about 30 percent of the time each) either could not identify, correctly identified, or incorrectly identified the variety. (14 references) (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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