NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ664637
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0272-2690
"You See Me No Up": Is Singlish a Problem?
Hoon, Chng Huang
Language Problems & Language Planning, v27 n1 p45-62 Spr 2003
Addresses the Singlish-standard English debate in terms of discourse resources and the politics of language planning in Singapore, especially for the Singlish speaker. Examines media reports, official statements, and letters to local newspapers and considers the implications of this debate for Singaporeans and their participation within society. Also examines power relations that are intertwined in this debate for determining the ideal Singaporean society. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Singapore