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    Smile sociolinguistics

    Hi guys,
    I am Blue Bird and I am M.A student in linguistic department.
    Well, my professor asked us to write about a very interesting topic related to sociolinguistics. Can you give me a list about a very interesting topics?
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    Re: sociolinguistics

    I wrote an interesting paper for a sociolinguistics class concerning teachers' prejudging speakers of non-standard dialects as inferior students. There is very fascinating research on this subject.


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    Re: sociolinguistics

    Hi,
    Could we read it, Myk?

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    Re: sociolinguistics

    I did my paper on the slang and anti-language used by criminals in London.


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    Re: sociolinguistics

    Hi,
    Thank you for your responses but I don't know how can I do it. the professor said "write about an interesting topic related to the sociolinguistics, and your paper term should not exceed more than 15 pages." I really don't know what to write about . Your topics Mr.Mykwyner and Mr.Tdol are very interesting, but I don't know how to start and where can i find information about them. Can you help me here? I will be grateful..

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    Re: sociolinguistics

    Sociolinguistics is a huge field, so the first thing to do is to start narrowing it down a bit. Which areas of the course interested you the most?


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    Hi,
    why don't u write about something which is related 2 gender??? apology, love etc. and the differences between genders regarding them


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    Re: sociolinguistics

    Gender or age group?

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    Re: sociolinguistics

    If you want to look at gender, have you read some Deborah Tannen?


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