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English in america: a linguistic history - season 1.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (12 video files (approximately 360 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses : 2016.

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Episode 4 Rise of American Language Standards Episode 8 African American English Episode 12 Where Is American English Headed? Episode 10 History of American Language Policy Episode 11 Latino Language and Dialects in America Episode 6 Mapping American Dialects Episode 7 Ethnicity and American English Episode 2 Foundations of American English Episode 5 Where Is General American English? Episode 9 Mobility, Media, and Contemporary English Episode 1 Defining American English Dialects Episode 3 From English in America to American English.
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Welcome to the enthralling world of linguistics. Here you'll encounter a wide range of ethnic and social groups that have shaped the course of the development of American English over the centuries. As you'll discover, American English is an umbrella term for many different EnglishES, reflecting who we have always been as a nation.
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Rated TVPG.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.

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