Monatsarchive: Juni 2021

„I sound like a posh Geordie“ – Language change away from the community

by Marie Philipp Can changes in our lives evoke changes in our language patterns? In my BA thesis, I’m looking at young speakers who – at the time of the sociolinguistic interviews – were students at university. This stage of … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Allgemein | Schreib einen Kommentar

“The sister that lives next door is ninety-two or something” – A longitudinal study of the grammar of Tyneside English

by Deborah Veiter We can trace how the grammar of a language varies in speakers and across time by looking at changes in sentence and word structure. These (types of) changes sometimes imply that different grammatical constructions can co-exist.

Veröffentlicht unter Allgemein | 2 Kommentare