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ERIC Number: EJ552239
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0954-3945
Variation in the Use of Discourse Markers in a Language Contact Situation.
Sankoff, Gillian; Thibault, Pierrette; Nagy, Naomi; Blondeau, Helene; Fonollosa, Marie-Odile; Gagnon, Lucie
Language Variation and Change, v9 n2 p191-217 1997
Points out that the use of discourse markers by speakers of Anglophone Montreal French shows great variation in individual repertoires and frequency of use. Argues that mastery of the appropriate use of discourse markers reveals the speakers' integration into the local speech community. (28 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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