Investigation into language usage in text messages. http://extra.shu.ac.uk/daol/articles/v1/n1/a3/thurlow2002003.html
http://www.theguardian.com/education/mortarboard/2013/jun/20/why-i-started-a-feminist-society Interesting article which highlights abusive language used by people on-line in an anonymous context but also the negative vocabulary associated with feminism.
What is slang, where does it come from, and which subjects attract the most slang words? Michael Rosen and Dr Laura Wright thrash it out with lexicographer of slang and swearing Jonathon Green. Producer Beth O’Dea Jonathon Green is the… Continue Reading