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Ambiguity and political correctness

  • Adrian WallworkEmail author
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Part of the English for Academic Research book series (EAR)

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which / who vs that

7.2–7.6

6.1, 6.2

-ing form

11.7–11.9

6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 15.5

a, one and the

 

6.6

pronouns  +  political correctness

15.7, 15.8, 15.14

6.8

use of we and active vs passive

10.4

7.1–7.6, 12.9

the former, the latter

15.4

6.9

and

 

6.12

repeating words to aid understanding

15.13

6.16

Keywords

Correct Version Political Correctness Foreign Scientist Generic Person Related Noun 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.PisaItaly

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