End of ADS-L Digest - 6 Jun 1994 to 7 Jun 1994 ********************************************** There are 6 messages totalling 107 lines in this issue. Topics of the day: 1. American Language and Culture (3) 2. Three Dialects of English (3) ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Date: Thu, 9 Jun 1994 07:53:22 EDT From: Wayne Glowka Subject: American Language and Culture Can someone suggest useful texts for new international graduate students that would introduce them to the realities of American English (idioms, conversation rituals in various settings, maybe pronunciation) and American culture (students are expected to attend class, people wear deodorant, Christians believe such and such, punctuality is important, etc.)? Wayne Glowka Professor of English Georgia College Milledgeville, GA 31061 912-453-4222 wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]mail.gac.peachnet.edu