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ERIC Number: EJ616544
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0883-2919
The Discourse and Attitudes of English Language Teachers in Hong Kong.
Tsui, Amy B. M.; Bunton, David
World Englishes, v19 n3 p287-303 2000
Suggests that Hong Kong English, as it varies from standard English, has not achieved wide acceptance in the community. Approaches this issue by investigating the attitudes of Hong Kong's English language teachers. Analyzed over 1000 messages on language issues on a computer network for English teachers, focusing on discourse and sources of authority the teachers used to support their views of correctness and acceptability. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Hong Kong