English: One Language, Different Cultures

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Eddie Ronowicz, Colin Yallop
Bloomsbury Academic, Aug 28, 2007 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 274 pages
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An introduction to culturally determined aspects of communicating in British, Australian, Canadian, New Zealand and American societies, especially those that may influence effective communication with members of these societies or be the source of false perceptions/stereotypes of their behaviour.

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Contents

Chapter Two English around the world
24
Chapter Three British shibboleths
43
Chapter Four Australia the Great South Land
79
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Eddie Ronowicz is Associate Professor in the Department of Linguistics at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. Colin Yallop is Adjunct Professor at Macquarie University, Australia.

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