Elizabeth Peterson

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    Research areas

  • 6121 Languages - Linguistics, Variation and Change, Pragmatics, Sociolinguistics, Language Contact, Language attitudes, Language ideology

Description of research and teaching

English as a global language, dialects and varieties of English, English as a contact language, linguistic politeness, variation, pragmatic borrowing, sociolinguistics

 

 

ENG 225: Global and Regional Variation

Eng 241: What we can learn from "bad" English

Eng 331, Language & Gender

Eng 121, Linguistics Tutorial

Eng 230: Proseminar in Pragmatics

ENG 230: Proseminar on Language Contact

Description of research and teaching

Elizabeth Peterson's university blog http://blogs.helsinki.fi/epeterso/

Description of research and teaching

Twitter @epeterso

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Latest publications

  1. Sociolinguistics in England

    Peterson, E., 13 Dec 2018, In : Cercles.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review (scientific)Scientific

  2. Introducing and developing GLAD: The Global Anglicism Database Network

    Peterson, E., Andersen, G., Pulcini, V., Mańczak-Wohlfeld, E., Gottlieb, H. & Busse, U., Dec 2018, In : The ESSE Messenger. 27, 2, p. 4-19 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  3. Introduction to the special issue: Linguistic and pragmatic outcomes of contact with English

    Peterson, E. & Beers Fägersten, K., 1 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Pragmatics. 133, p. 105-108 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

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Latest activities

  1. FILLING THE SOCIOLINGUISTIC GAP FOR ENGLISH SPEAKERS WORLDWIDE

    Elizabeth Peterson (Speaker)
    3 Jan 20196 Jan 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

  2. On the social dynamics of English-sourced swearwords among Finnish speakers

    Elizabeth Peterson (Speaker), Johanna Vaattovaara (Speaker)
    31 Oct 20183 Nov 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

  3. Functions and social meanings of agreement marker ja in Sanpete County English

    Elizabeth Peterson (Speaker)
    25 Oct 201827 Oct 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

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Latest prizes

  1. Staff member of the year

    Elizabeth Peterson (Recipient), 30 Nov 2016

    Prize: Prizes and awards

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