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Shapes of English

  • Setiono Sugiharto


Jakarta | Sun, December 2 2012 | 01:38 pm

PREMIUM As a language of wider communication or lingua franca, English continues to spread and permeate globally, crossing the boundaries of different nationalities.

To describe the fluidity of the English language, the term “hybrid Englishes” has been coined and is well-accepted as a standard term in literature on historical linguistics, applied linguistics and English language teaching. Engl...