By Markku Filppula,Juhani Klemola,Anna Mauranen,Svetlana Vetchinnikova

This ebook examines the distinct nature of English either as an international and an area language, concentrating on many of the ongoing alterations and at the rising new structural and discoursal features of types of English. even though it is largely known that tactics of language swap and call endure affinities, for instance, to strategies observable in second-language acquisition and lingua franca use, the study into those fields has to this point no longer been sufficiently introduced into touch with one another. The articles during this quantity got down to mix a lot of these views in ways in which supply us a greater realizing of the altering nature of English within the smooth world.

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