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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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