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The Structure of Words
The Structure of Sentences
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action addressee adult agglutinating languages allomorphs allophonic American anglophone attitudes behavior bilingual boys child co-participants code switching cognitive communicative complex consonants contexts contrast conversation copula Creole demonstrate direct distinctions employ English example express female feminine formal francophone French function Gaelic gender girls grammatical groups guage Gullah Hindi ibid illocutionary acts indicate interactions interlocutors Japanese Labov language linguistic linguistic form male manner of articulation marked markers meanings Mohawk Mohawk language morphemes mother native Navajo negative nonstandard nonverbal norms nouns objects occur participants patterns percent person plural polite prestige pronouns pronunciation questions refer response roles rules semantic sentences Slobin social society sociolinguistic sounds Spanish speak speakers speech acts spoken standard status strategies structure styles subjects suffixes switching syntactic tag questions talk tions topics Tzeltal underlying utterances variation verbs vocabulary vowel whereas women words