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Social and Linguistic Background ll
Attitudes Toward the Use of Speech
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adult African Afro-American Afro-Caribbean Amandala American Black community American Black speech Anansi stories Belize City Belize Creole community Belize Creole culture Belize Creole jinxing Belize Creole society Belize Creole speech Belize Creole usage Belize English Belizians Black and Belize boasting British West Broad Creole Caribbean Creole chapter characterized City Creole conversation Creole language Creole speech community cussing described diglossic situation ethnography ethnography of speaking example expressive fight talk fuck function hold malice indirect informant insults interaction Jamaican Jamaican Creole jiving joke leisure leisure-time linguistic continuum linguistic repertoire linguistic varieties lower class male middle-class Negro norms occasions opponent participants peer group person playing the fool quarreling rapping referred regarded role shucking slaves social sociolinguistic someone speech act speech behavior speech event speech usage taak raas talk tell throwing phrases traditional upper classes verbal dueling Vincentian West Indian woman women women's speech words Young