Code-switching in computer-mediated communication (CMC): an exploratory study of linguistic factors underpinning the role of English in Seychelles Kreol web-writing

Pejakovic, Christine (2016) Code-switching in computer-mediated communication (CMC): an exploratory study of linguistic factors underpinning the role of English in Seychelles Kreol web-writing. [Thesis (PhD/Research)]

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to gain a comprehensive insight into the nature and functions of language alternation between Kreol Seselwa and English, in social media
writing in Seychelles.


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Item Type: Thesis (PhD/Research)
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Masters thesis.
Faculty / Department / School: Current - Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts - School of Linguistics, Adult and Specialist Education
Supervisors: Midgley, Warren
Date Deposited: 31 Jul 2017 23:36
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2017 23:36
Uncontrolled Keywords: Kreol Seselwa; Seychelles; English as a second language; social media
Fields of Research : 20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2003 Language Studies > 200303 English as a Second Language
20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2004 Linguistics > 200405 Language in Culture and Society (Sociolinguistics)
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/32893

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