Fri 8 Nov, 2019 12:43 pm
Hi! I am doing a project in English and I need the help of native speakers of any English speaking country. Please take my survey.
1. What is your age?
vii) 57 and over
2. What is your gender?
3. Do you use slang expressions?
4. If yes how often?
5. What are the reasons for using slang words in an everyday conversation?
i) to say something in an easy way
ii) to show anger
iii) to make other people confused
iv) to have fun and laugh
v) to be ‘different’, to be novel
vi) to enrich the language
vii) _________________________________________(please, write your own reason)
6. If you use any slang expressions , please write them in the space provided: ________________________________________________________________________________________________________
7. What country are you from?
Define what you mean by 'slang' ! What's the difference between 'slang' and 'idiolect' ? Are people conscious of their usage ?