Sociolinguistics
Sociolinguistics is the descriptive study of the effect of any and all aspects of society, including cultural norms, expectations, and context, on the way language is used, and the effects of language...
Lawmakers probe US funding for Soros groups, left-wing causes in Europe
George Soros' alleged meddling in European politics has caught the attention of Congress.
Omarosa on The View
Omarosa Annihilates The Women On ‘The View’, They Will Definitely Not Be Inviting Her Back On
NY Times reporter apologizes for calling First Lady Melania Trump 'a hooker'
Melania Trump thanked Emily Ratajkowski for defending her after the model claimed a New York Times reporter called the First Lady a hooker.
After Berkley Violence Asian Man Addresses The Identity Politics And Violent Tactics Of Neo-Liberals
Uncle 4 Chang at He Will Not Divide Us delivering the second part of his thoughts on why the left has lost so hard recently, also gives his thoughts on the A...
The European Union, the New European Soviet?
1. The European Union's six constitutional treaties build a three tier politburo dictatorship. 2. The EU has the laws of a police state - which are being inc...
Majority in Leading EU Nations Support Trump-Style Travel Ban: Poll
The figures "suggest that public opposition to further migration from predominantly Muslim states is by no means confined to Trump's electorate."
Rep Maxine Waters (D -California) Impeaching Trump & Putin Invading Korea
Another MOONBAT Democrat from her lunar cave in California is actually a ranking member on a committee. Another classic clip of Maxine ......
Trump Listens to Obama-Clinton on Immigration
Can we please play nice in the comments? That awkward moment when Obama says he "fundamentally disagrees" with Trump's travel ban having created it in the fi...
Young Black Professional DESTROYS White Liberal Woman - With Reason, Logic, and Statistics
Young Black Professional DESTROYS White Liberal Woman - With Reason, Logic, and Statistics.
THE LIST: George Soros Is Funding Nearly 200 Organizations To Attack America
It’s not exactly any secret that President Trump and his entire administration is under attack by leftists all over the globe, but sometimes it tough to really understand to what degree the attack is ...
14 Minutes of Violent Students and Anarchists Setting Fire on UC Berkeley Campus
Berkeley, California (KGO) -- A planned appearance Wednesday by controversial internet figure Milo Yiannopoulos, an editor for the conservative website Breit...
MILO Addresses The UC Berkeley Riots
Live from my safe space!
Scott Baio talks being attacked over his support for Donald Trump
Scott Baio talks being attacked over his support for Donald Trump
Nancy Pelosi Encourages Andre Carson To Tell Crowd He Is A Muslim
In a disturbing attempt at political pandering and crowd manipulation, Nancy Pelosi is caught on a hot Mic telling congressman Andre Carson...to tell the crowd he is muslim. This use of religion as to...
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Speech community
A speech community is a group of people who share a set of norms and expectations regarding the use of language.Exactly how to define speech community is debated in the literature. Definitions of spee...
Linguistic insecurity
Linguistic insecurity refers to feelings of anxiety, self-consciousness, or lack of confidence in the mind of a speaker surrounding the use of their own language. Often, this anxiety comes from speake...
Linguistic insecurity - Wikipedia
Variation (linguistics)
Variation in language use among speakers or groups of speakers is a notable criterion or change that may occur in pronunciation (accent), word choice (lexicon), or even preferences for particular gram...
Dialectology
Dialectology (from Greek διάλεκτος, dialektos, "talk, dialect"; and -λογία, -logia) is the scientific study of linguistic dialect, a sub-field of sociolinguistics. It studies variations in language ba...
Language and gender
Research into the many possible relationships, intersections and tensions between language and gender is diverse. It crosses disciplinary boundaries, and, as a bare minimum, could be said to encompass...
Complimentary language and gender
Complimentary language is a speech act that caters to positive face needs. Positive face, according to Brown and Levinson, is "the positive consistent self-image or 'personality' (crucially includin...
Sociolinguists
Sociolinguistics is the descriptive study of the effect of any and all aspects of society, including cultural norms, expectations, and context, on the way language is used, and the effects of language...
Bilingualism
Multilingualism is the use of two or more languages, either by an individual speaker or by a community of speakers. Multilingual speakers outnumber monolingual speakers in the world's population. Mult...
Bilingualism - Wikipedia
Diglossia
In linguistics, diglossia (/daɪˈɡlɒsiə/; Greek: διγλωσσία < δι- prefix denoting two, from δίς, twice + γλῶσσα, language + -ία, suffix denoting state or attribute, "speaking two languages") refe...
Diglossia - Wikipedia
Discourse analysis
Discourse analysis (DA), or discourse studies, is a general term for a number of approaches to analyze written, vocal, or sign language use, or any significant semiotic event.The objects of discourse ...
Gender-neutral language
Gender-neutral language, gender-inclusive language, inclusive language, or gender neutrality is a form of linguistic prescriptivism that aims to eliminate (or neutralize) reference to gender in terms ...
Honorific
An honorific title is a word or expression with connotations conveying esteem or respect when used in addressing or referring to a person. Sometimes, the term "honorific" is used in a more specific se...
Idiom
An idiom (Latin: idioma, "special property", from Greek: ἰδίωμα – idíōma, "special feature, special phrasing, a peculiarity", f. Greek: ἴδιος – ídios, "one’s own") is a phrase or a fixed e...
Idiom - Wikipedia
Language contact
Language contact occurs when two or more languages or varieties interact. The study of language contact is called contact linguistics.Multilingualism has likely been common throughout much of human hi...