|aYoungspeak in a multilingual perspective /|cedited by Anna-Brita Stenstrom, Annette Myre Jorgensen.
|aAmsterdam :|bJohn Benjamins Pub.,|c2009.
|avi, 206 p. :|bill. ;|c25 cm.
|aPragmatics & beyond new series,|x0922-842X ;|vv. 184
|aIncludes bibliographical references and indexes.
|aYoungspeak in a multilingual perspective : introduction / Anna-Brita Stenstrom and Annette Myre Jorgensen -- Identity construction. On young women's prosodic construction of identity: evidence from Greek conversational narratives / Argiris Archakis and Dimitris Papazachariou -- Now he thinks he's listening to rock music: identity construction among German teenage girls / Janet Spreckels -- Multilingual practices and identity negotiations among Turkish-speaking young people in a diasporic context / Vally Lytra and Taskin Barac -- Particular expressions. Lexical innovations in Madrid's teenage talk: some intensifiers / Juan A. Martinez Lopez -- En plan used as a hedge in Spanish teenage language / Annette Myre Jorgensen -- Languages in contrast. A theoretical outline for comparative research on youth language: with an outline of diatopic-contrast research within the Hispanic world / Klaus Zimmermann -- Pragmatic markers in contrast: Spanish pues nada and English anyway / Anna-Brita Stenstrom -- Anglicisms in the informal speech of Norwegian and Chilean adolescents / Eli-Marie Drange -- Similarities and differences between slang in Kaunas and London teenagers' speech / Jolanta Legaudaite.