ERIC Number: EJ435531
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Family English: The Nonhostile Makeover (Open to Suggestion).
Thomas, Betty J.
Journal of Reading, v35 n4 p320-21 Dec-Jan 1991-92
Explains how using the term "Family English" to identify nonstandard English with adults in developmental classes at the junior college level keeps communications open without negatively labeling their language and without producing hostility. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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