Publication details [#56593]

Seargeant, Philip, Caroline Tagg and Wipapan Ngampramuan. 2012. Language choice and addressivity strategies in Thai-English social network interactions. Journal of Sociolinguistics 16 (4) : 510–531.
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Article in journal
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Language as a subject
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Drawing on Thai-English social network interaction data, this paper explores the mixed linguistic repertoires, and the situational and pragmatic motivations that affect code, script and register choice in the Thai speech community, especially as these are linked to addressivity issues.