English Analysis - 1811 Words
TXC 500 Assessment 1: Text analysis essay
Hymes (1972) recognized bilingualism as the most widely recognized form of linguistic diversity in communities (cited in Bauman & Sherzer, 1975). As such, he devised a tool or framework to analyse the ways that people interact with each other in order to communicate with each other effectively (Small, 2008). This tool can be broken down into eight parts, which are: Setting, Participants, Ends (Purpose), Acts, Key, Instrumentality, ‘Norms’ and Genre...
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