Slang and Sociability: In-Group Language among College Students. By Connie. Eble. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, xi + Reviewed. Reviews: Slang and Sociability: In-Group Language among College Students. By Connie Eble. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, xi + Slang is often seen as a lesser form of language, one that is simply not as meaningful or important as its ‘regular’ counterpart. Connie Eble refutes this no.

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Sebastin rated it liked it May 11, As Dumas and Lighter noted ina formal definition of slang seems forever evasive, although lexicographers, poets, linguists, and others continue to try to define it. Return to Book Page. Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it serves.


Add both to Cart Add both to List. Matthew marked it as to-read Jan 22, But usually he only provides broad-stroke guidance through the chronologically ordered—cross-cut by generativity sociahility.

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University of North Carolina Press, Appendix 3 Some American College Slang circa In-group language among sllang students. Shapovalelena added it Apr 27, A Practical Guide for Students, 3rd Edition. Reviewed by Timothy C.

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Halsted Bernard added it Apr 06, Mint added it Jun 16, Connie Eble refutes this notion as she reveals the sources, poetry, symbolism, and subtlety of informal slang expressions. Preview — Slang and Sociability by Connie Eble. The University of North Carolina Press; 2nd ed.