3 edition of Sociolinguistic foundations of language assessment found in the catalog.
Sociolinguistic foundations of language assessment
by Evaluation, Dissemination and Assessment Center, California State University, Los Angeles in Los Angeles, CA
Written in English
Bibliography: leaves 51-56.
|Statement||Jacob L. Ornstein-Galicia.|
|Series||Bilingual education paper series -- v. 5, no. 6.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||57 leaves :|
|Number of Pages||57|
This paper deals with the more traditional sociolinguistic area of language attitudes. Based on data from the city of Århus, Denmark, I discuss the methods used in speaker evaluation experiments. The sociolinguistic method is neither new to sociolinguistics nor universally adhered to by sociolinguists. It is a working hypothesis with a distinctive methodological and conceptual apparatus built up over the past 10 to 15 years in response to the particular needs of research guided by this by:
An Introduction to Sociolinguistics for the Language Learner. When we study languages, we often focus on the language itself. The grammar, the vocabulary, the pronunciation, and so on. Sociolinguistics, however, give you the chance to look at the context within which the language is spoken rather than the mechanics of the language itself. Psycholinguistics or psychology of language is the study of the interrelation between linguistic factors and psychological aspects.. The field is concerned with psychological and neurobiological factors that enable humans to acquire, use, comprehend and produce discipline is mainly concerned with the mechanisms in which languages are processed and represented in the mind and brain.
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An answer to the question of what sociolinguistics has to offer to the art of language assessment is sought in exploration of the following topics: (1) a history of the development of sociolinguistics and an outline of the research on dialectology; (2) a review of basic sociolinguistic foundations and theories about language, society, domains of language activity, variables influencing one's performance in a given language.
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Michael H. Long is Professor of Second Language Acquisition in the School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of Maryland.
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Understanding Language Choices is an introductory textbook for anyone studying the motivations behind language use choices. It provides an introduction into the numerous factors, both internal and external, influencing such choices in a speech community: language attitudes, language learning, identity, the mobility of the community, and much more.
The book also provides a foundation for the study of linguistic variation within a speech community, as well as an introduction to methods of data collection when studying the outcomes of.
This book is intended to provide students with a sound, basic coverage of most of the topics dealt with in courses described as either ‘Sociolinguistics’ or ‘The Sociology of Language.’ It assumes very little previous knowledge of linguistics, anthropology, or sociology, and so should prove to be most useful in a ﬁrst-level course.
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