Does the way we speak affect our future?

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The Conversation is running a series, Class in Australia, to identify, illuminate and debate its many manifestations. Here, Annabelle Lukin examines how the language we speak is marked by class, and what…

Louise Robinson-Lay‘s insight:

Does schooling reproduce models of inequity? Are our dialects and speech patterns key factors in our futures? Class in Australia is a series run by The Conversation.

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Author: loremipsem

I am Head of Teaching and Learning and teach English at an independent School in Melbourne. I am passionate about using technology as a learning tool and I love reading and literature and language.

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