• Sociolinguistics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/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 ...
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  • Sociolinguistics Basics - PBS

    www.pbs.org/speak/speech/sociolinguistics/sociolinguistics Sociolinguists also study dialect — any regional, social or ethnic variety of a language. By that definition, the English taught in school as correct and used in ...
    • Sociolinguistics | Linguistic Society of America

      www.linguisticsociety.org/resource/sociolinguistics Language is one of the most powerful emblems of social behavior. In the normal transfer of information through language, we use language to send vital social messages ...
    • Sociolinguistics | Define Sociolinguistics at Dictionary.com

      dictionary.reference.com/browse/sociolinguistics noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the study of language as it functions in society; the study of the interaction between linguistic and social variables.
    • Sociolinguistics - Language, Dialects and Society

      sociology.about.com/od/Disciplines/a/Sociolinguistics.htm Sociolinguistics is the study of the connection between language and society and the way people use language in different social situations. It asks the ...