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Unformatted text preview: LIN 200 Language in the US Midterm review sheet March 9, 2010 • You are responsible for all handouts, slide shows, posted articles and book readings, and DVD clips watched in class, whether they have been discussed in detail in class or not. • In Language in the USA we have read chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 12, and 16 • In English with an Accent (1997) “Hillbillies, rednecks, and southern belles” In English with an Accent . Routledge. Pp. 202-216. AND “The real trouble with Black English” In English with an Accent . Pp. 176-201. • We read an article by Denise Murray that was posted on Blackboard. • We watched the film Do You Speak American? And The History of the English Language. • All power points up to now are posted in chronological order. o We read the article A Town for the Deaf that was posted on Blackboard. o We watched the film “ Through Deaf Eyes ”(2007) . Topics covered: • British English vs. American English pronunciation • Prescriptive vs. Descriptive GrammarPrescriptive vs....
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This note was uploaded on 09/06/2010 for the course LIN 200 taught by Professor Julia during the Spring '10 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
- Spring '10