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ERIC Number: EJ647258
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0883-2919
English and Multilingualism in the South African Engineering Workplace.
Hill, Pat; van Zyl, Susan
World Englishes, v21 n1 p23-35 Mar 2002
A survey was conducted on the language practices of 58 engineering personnel working on the Witwatersand in South Africa. Found that a high standard of English is crucial for professionals in a field with a policy of "English only" at management and inter-departmental levels and in written communication. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: South Africa