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Txtng

David Crystal

Txtng

the Gr8 Db8

by David Crystal

  • 29 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electronic mail systems -- Slang,
  • Online data processing -- Acronyms,
  • Text messages (Telephone systems),
  • Cellular telephones -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDavid Crystal.
    GenreAcronyms.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK5105.73 .C79 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 239 p. :
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20010261M
    ISBN 109780199544905, 9780199208975
    LC Control Number2008002551

    Get this from a library! Txtng mama txtng baby.. [Esther Hershenhorn] -- Without a sliver of doubt, language and literacy are to be revered by book lovers both young and old. But alas, the technology age is firmly upon us all-both young and old. Nearly 85% of American.   Txtng Mama Txtng Baby (Board Books) By Esther Hershenhorn. Sleeping Bear Press, , 16pp. Publication Date: August 6, List Price: * * Individual store prices may vary. Description. Without a sliver of doubt, language and literacy are to be revered by book lovers both young and old. But alas, the technology age is firmly.

    Last week in part one of our three-part interview with David Crystal about his new book, Txtng: The Gr8 Db8, we discussed the myths about text messaging that he is seeking to part two, we explore how the rapid spread of texting has led to changes in attitudes about electronic communication. Crystal also explains how the use of abbreviations in texting is driven by a sense of. In his new book, Txtng: The Gr8 Db8, the British linguist dismisses reports that text messaging is bad for the brain, literacy, for language itself. He taps history, technology, and new research to create his counter-argument, a highly cnsumable work of pop linguistics." --Los Angeles Times Book Review, "In this witty and insightful work.

    and realistic way. Txtng: The Gr8 Db8 is a linguist’s take, as of , on this rapidly evolving and highly intriguing topic. Finally, I must acknowledge the help I have re-ceived from friends and colleagues in various parts of the world (listed in the Appendix) who have taken the trouble to compile lists of texting usage in their coun-tries.   At times, Crystal, who probably has another three books to write before the end of the year, just seems to be filling the pages: we hear that two-thirds of texts are only one sentence, that 82%.


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