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  • Feb 16, 2012
  • 12:33 PM

Canadian researchers study text messages as language form

Gillian Shaw / Montreal Gazette
Guilbault said researchers hope to see how text messages change with languages and dialects. Just as there are differences between Quebec French and that spoken in France, researchers expect to see significant differences between different dialects of English used in texting.

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