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Style: Language Variation and Identity
Style refers to ways of speaking - how speakers use the resource of language variation to make meaning in social encounters. This 2007 book develops a coherent theoretical approach to style in sociolinguistics, illustrated with copious examples. It explains how speakers project different social identities and create different social relationships through their style choice ...more
Hardcover, 209 pages
Published March 8th 2012 by Cambridge University Press
(first published January 1st 2007)
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