Boricua College
Instructional Module
Student: Antonio Ruiz
Facilitator: Emilio Suarez


I Concept: By means of methods of the type employed by Labov; we are now able to correlate linguistic features with social class accurately and thereby obtain a clearer picture of social dialect differentiation.

II Extrapolation
a) Linguistics have known for a long time that different dialects and accents are related to differences of social-class background.
b) Speakers of the highest social class employ the dialect we have called standard English.

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