Childly Language: Children, language and the social world by Alison Sealey

By Alison Sealey

Childly Language explores how attitudes and cultural assumptions approximately kids and adolescence are printed in modern English. It addresses such questions as: How is obstacle for kid's security and welfare mirrored within the vocabulary and grammar of latest English? and once we say that an grownup is being 'childish', what are we asserting in regards to the features of children?

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