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ERIC Number: EJ609879
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-2690
Grassroots English in a Communication Paradigm.
Khubchandani, Lachman M.; Hosali, Priya
Language Problems and Language Planning, v23 n3 p251-72 Fall 1999
Focuses on the communicative approach in plurilingual settings and analyzes data from Indian English in the light of the speaker/listener, the task, the context, and other negotiating factors that regulate speech in everyday life. Identifies the complementarity of grassroots English with other Indian languages and its emergence as one of the vital contact languages in plural India. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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