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Lexicography and the description of Philippine English vocabulary

Kingsley Bolton and Susan Butler

in Philippine English: Linguistic and Literary

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099470
eISBN:
9789882207264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099470.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter considers a range of issues related to the study of Philippine English vocabulary, including the importance of dictionaries in the legitimation of world Englishes, the description of ... More


English-language media in the Philippines: Description and research

Danilo T. Dayag

in Philippine English: Linguistic and Literary

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099470
eISBN:
9789882207264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099470.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter examines the state of the English-language media in the Philippines, focusing on both broadcast (television and radio) and print (newspapers and magazines) media. It also assesses the ... More


A favorable climate and soil: A transplanted language and literature

Andrew Gonzalez FSC

in Philippine English: Linguistic and Literary

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099470
eISBN:
9789882207264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099470.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter traces the beginnings of the English language in the Philippines. Soon after the occupation of the Philippines by the United States in 1898, it was spoken, based on the census of 1918, ... More


Negotiating language: Postcolonialism and nationalism in Philippine literature in English

Lily Rose Tope

in Philippine English: Linguistic and Literary

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099470
eISBN:
9789882207264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099470.003.0014
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter examines the use of English in the production of nationalistic works in Philippine literature. It also examines the position of Filipino linguists toward the functionality of a Filipino ... More


A lectal description of the phonological features of Philippine English

Ma. Lourdes G. Tayao

in Philippine English: Linguistic and Literary

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099470
eISBN:
9789882207264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099470.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter describes the phonology of Philippine English from a sociolectal perspective. It presents results from a fieldwork study aimed at determining the distinctive phonological features of the ... More


World Englishes or worlds of English? Pitfalls of a postcolonial discourse in Philippine English

T. Ruanni and F. Tupas

in Philippine English: Linguistic and Literary

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099470
eISBN:
9789882207264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099470.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter explores the ideological foundations of a particular paradigm in the sociolinguistics of English, that of “world Englishes” (or “WE”), within theoretical and political contexts. It ... More


Investigating the grammatical features of Philippine English

Ma. Lourdes S. Bautista

in Philippine English: Linguistic and Literary

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099470
eISBN:
9789882207264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099470.003.0011
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter investigates the grammatical features of Philippine English. It validates the features already identified in previous studies by using a concordancing program on the one-million word ... More


Philippine English: Linguistic and literary perspectives

Kingsley Bolton and Ma. Lourdes S. Bautista

in Philippine English: Linguistic and Literary

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099470
eISBN:
9789882207264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099470.003.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This book presents the important aspects of Philippine English, from both a linguistic and literary perspective. It considers some of the sociolinguistic (i.e. historical, social, political, and ... More


Philippine English: Linguistic and Literary

M. A. Lourdes S. Bautista and Kingsley Bolton (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099470
eISBN:
9789882207264
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099470.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

The volumes in this series set out to provide a contemporary record of the spread and development of the English language in South, Southeast, and East Asia from both linguistic and literary ... More


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