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Grammar and Electronic Communication

  1. Susan C. Herring

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0466

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Herring, S. C. 2012. Grammar and Electronic Communication. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


How new digital communication technologies are affecting language and language change has excited considerable speculation and inspired a growing body of scholarship.


  • computer mediated communication;
  • morphology;
  • orthography;
  • syntax;
  • typography;
  • grammar