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ERIC Number: EJ597404
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0889-4906
Lexical Phrases, Culture, and Subculture in Transactional Letter Writing.
Okamura, Akiko; Shaw, Philip
English for Specific Purposes, v19 n1 p1-15 2000
Examines the relative contributions of subculture membership in writing transactional letters. Letters accompanying articles initially submitted for publication by 26 academic native speakers of English (NSE) and 23 academic nonnative speakers of English (NNSE), and compared them with efforts to write such letters by 21 NSE and 23 NNSE non-professionals. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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