A comprehensive treatment of the spread, acculturation, functions, and evolution of English in Asia, this book discusses the issues resulting from the introduction of English in culturally different contexts and the two-way interaction of English and local languages in Asia. It is useful for those interested in English studies and world Englishes.
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This is the first English-language book to focus on the electric rice cooker and the impact it has had on the lives of Asian people.About the Author:
Yamuna Kachru is professor emerita of linguistics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She specializes in theoretical and applied linguistics, sociolinguistics, South Asian linguistics, and world Englishes.
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Book Description Hong Kong University Press, 2006. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 9622097553
Book Description Hong Kong University Press, 2006. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX9622097553
Book Description Hong Kong Univ Pr, 2006. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 412 pages. 9.00x6.00x1.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk9622097553