Looks at American English, American Indian languages, North American Spanish, and other immigrant languages, and the forces that have influenced our language patternsBut the sample of words included in the tests may not be as representative of what young people know today as it was in the past. ... as a thank-you note, ordering a kite through the mails, a job application, a response to music, an imaginative role-play, or an organized report. When essays written in 1969 were mixed with those in 1973 on the same topic, experienced English teachers judged the 1969anbsp;...
|Title||:||Language in the USA|
|Author||:||Charles A. Ferguson, Shirley Brice Heath, David Hwang|
|Publisher||:||CUP Archive - 1981-08-31|