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The Properties and Use of English Spoken by Non-English Majors in China

Zhang, Xiaoyun (2018) The Properties and Use of English Spoken by Non-English Majors in China. PhD, Universität Regensburg.

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Abstract (English)

At present, China enjoys the largest number of English learners in the world. Moreover, English is used in a variety of domains. There are even signs that English used in China distinguishes itself from Standard English at different linguistic levels. However, the overall low level of competence in the learners’ speech and the limited use of English in intranational communication are at odds with ...

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Translation of the abstract (German)

Gegenwärtig erfreut sich China der größten Anzahl von Englischlernenden in der Welt. Darüber hinaus wird Englisch in einer Vielzahl von Bereichen verwendet. Es gibt sogar Anzeichen dafür, dass Englisch, das in China verwendet wird, sich auf verschiedenen sprachlichen Ebenen vom Standard-Englisch unterscheidet. Die insgesamt geringe Kompetenz in der Sprache der Lernenden und der begrenzte Gebrauch ...

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Item type:Thesis of the University of Regensburg (PhD)
Date:4 October 2018
Referee:Prof. Dr. Bjorn Hansen and Prof. Dr. Edgar W. Schneider and Prof. Dr. Roswitha Fischer
Date of exam:14 May 2018
Institutions:Languages and Literatures > Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik > Lehrstuhl für Englische Sprachwissenschaft (Prof. Dr. Edgar Schneider)
Keywords:English in education; language attitudes; nativization; features; sociolinguistic profile; variety status; World Englishes
Dewey Decimal Classification:400 Language > 400 Language, Linguistics
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:37763
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