Lec8 - ANT253 Lecture 8(Ch 5 Variation no class next week...

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ANT253’Lecture’8’ 11/06/2012’(Ch.’5’Variation)’ -no’class’next’week’ -dec’14’ –’ prof±s’band’playing’@’L±Espresso’6:30’pm’ Variation:’ language’varies’geographically’(ex.’English’in’Alabama’vs.’Canada’vs.’UK)’ -the’ variation’in’language’is’a’marker’of’where’you±re’from -dialects:’every’language’has’dialects.’If’it’doesn±t,’it±s’an’artificial’language’(ex.’ Esperanto’is’a’made -up’language’that’doesn±t’have’dialects,’designed’to’get’rid’of’ these’variations/dialects’tha t’everyone’can’share)’ -but’Esperanto’movement’failed’because’as’people’started’speaking’it,’they’started’ to’develop’dialects.’As’humans’we’can±t’avoid’this.’ -mutual’intelligibility’ ’ -linguistically,’American’&’Canadian’English’are’dialects’of’British’Eng lish’ American’ British’and’Canadian ’ Color’ colour’ Odor’ odour’ Recognize’ recognise’ Program’ programme’ -geographical’languages’are’also’social,’political,’etc.’It’forms’an’identity’(Quebecois’ French)’ ’
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