By Kwok-kan Tam

Englishization in Asia: Language and Cultural concerns incorporates a selection of papers which research the ways that 'Englishization, the influence of English, has formed language, tradition and id in Asia, with a selected concentrate on China, Hong Kong SAR, Malaysia, Singapore and Japan. It covers quite a lot of matters, comparable to the politics of English because the dominant international language; lexical borrowing, code-mixing, code-switching and the nativization of languages; Englishization and better schooling; the Englishization of Putonghua; the impression of English on literacy practices; English within the Hong Kong arts scene; the illustration of ethnicity in eastern pop culture; and Cantonese-English hip-hop track lyrics. This publication may be of worth to lecturers, researchers and scholars who're attracted to the impression of publicity to the English language on Asian languages and cultures.

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