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The Resource Singapore and Malaysia, by John Platt, Heidi Weber, and Mian Lian Ho

Singapore and Malaysia, by John Platt, Heidi Weber, and Mian Lian Ho

Label
Singapore and Malaysia
Title
Singapore and Malaysia
Statement of responsibility
by John Platt, Heidi Weber, and Mian Lian Ho
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Over the years, the Englishes of Singapore and Malaysia have developed into varieties in their own right, ranging from the sub-varieties spoken by people with high levels of English-medium education and of higher socio-economic status. This text volume illustrates this from a range of examples of spoken and written Singapore and Malaysian English as well as advertising pamphlets, newspaper advertisements and literary texts. The introduction to the volume sketches the historical and ethnic background, the increase in the functions of English in the colonial and earlier post-colonial period and
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Platt, John Talbot
Dewey number
420/.9595/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE3502.S5
LC item number
P66 1983eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weber, Heidi
  • Ho, Mian Lian
Series statement
Varieties of English around the world. Text series,
Series volume
v. 4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • Malaysia
  • Singapore
  • Singapur
  • Malaysia
  • Engels
  • Dialecten
  • Englisch
Label
Singapore and Malaysia, by John Platt, Heidi Weber, and Mian Lian Ho
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-138)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
SINGAPORE AND MALAYSIA; Editorial page; Title page; Copyright page; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; Table of contents; INTRODUCTION; The Texts; A. Singapore English; I. SPOKEN ENGLISH; TEXT 1; a. Comments on English; b. Comments on English Tuition; Notes; TEXT 2; Interview about school; Notes; TEXT 3; Cantonese opera in Singapore; Notes; TEXT 4; Sago Lane; Notes; TEXT 5; Language use in the family; Notes; TEXT 6; About motor scooters; Notes; TEXT 7; About the type of discipline at school; Notes; TEXT 8; a. Commenting on his passengers and other taxi drivers; b. Relating how he was involved in an accident
Control code
773816587
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (138 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027280213
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)773816587
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Singapore and Malaysia, by John Platt, Heidi Weber, and Mian Lian Ho
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-138)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
SINGAPORE AND MALAYSIA; Editorial page; Title page; Copyright page; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; Table of contents; INTRODUCTION; The Texts; A. Singapore English; I. SPOKEN ENGLISH; TEXT 1; a. Comments on English; b. Comments on English Tuition; Notes; TEXT 2; Interview about school; Notes; TEXT 3; Cantonese opera in Singapore; Notes; TEXT 4; Sago Lane; Notes; TEXT 5; Language use in the family; Notes; TEXT 6; About motor scooters; Notes; TEXT 7; About the type of discipline at school; Notes; TEXT 8; a. Commenting on his passengers and other taxi drivers; b. Relating how he was involved in an accident
Control code
773816587
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (138 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027280213
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)773816587
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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