ERIC Number: EJ437847
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Stock in Trade: The Role of English in International Trade Proceedings.
Cremer, Rolf D.; Willes, Mary J.
Journal of Asian Pacific Communication, v2 n1 p103-16 1991
Examines the use of English by merchandisers in Macao, where the required proficiency exceeds that these individuals can be expected to possess. Examples of serious language mistakes are given and contextual and other clues are identified. Possible solutions for these problems are suggested and potential directions of further enquiry are explored. (24 references) (JL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Macau