Personal Language Experiences in the American Culture
A thesis statement which connects your personal language experiences to at least one topic we have discussed in class.
Develop the body of the paper connecting it to your topic and thesis statement – develop your thesis and how that relates to at least three concepts covered in class.
A well-integrated reference to at least three academic sources (These should include concepts from the class readings, discussions, and lectures.
Correct use of terms from class when appropriate (e.g., language shift, Three-Generation Rule, linguistic discrimination, mutual intelligibility, overt/covert prestige, diglossia, etc…)
The paper should be clearly written, proofread, and no longer than 750 words (does not include in-text references or reference list).
If you submit a paper that does not address the above criterion you will receive a zero.
Requirements: No longer than 750 words