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Underwater noise due to precipitation

Lawrence A. Crum, Hugh C. Pumphrey, Andrea Prosperetti, Leif Bjorno
1989 Journal of the Acoustical Society of America  
Sound propagation is the preeminent technique for sensing, identifying, and communicating under the ocean surface.  ...  However, the extraordinary spatial and temporal variability of the ocean has frustrated underwater acousticians for decades.  ...  Improved duration rules for text-to-speech synthesis. Ann K.  ... 
doi:10.1121/1.2026824 fatcat:xbwjl6wggjh5xee7ci2vcphfd4

Language Ideologies: Critical Perspectives on the Official English Language Movement: Vol. 1. Education and the Social Implications of Official Language

Juliet Hart, Roseann Duenas González, Ildikó Melis, Roseann Duenas Gonzalez, Ildiko Melis
2002 TESOL Quarterly (Print)  
excellent comments and guidance, and to Stefanie Schmidt and Roseann Duerias Gonzalez, who also provided valuable comments on this chapter.  ...  Doing so can lead us to teaching strategies that allow for multiplicity of language, style, experiences, and purposes for communication.  ...  not growing any faster than the population of non-English home speakers as a whole.  ... 
doi:10.2307/3588369 fatcat:a6bvakqt35dbtl7tyn2hbbcdzm

Mobile phone text messaging data collection on care-seeking for childhood diarrhoea and pneumonia in rural China: a mixed methods study

Helena Maria Marcella Theodora Van Velthoven, Josip Car, Imperial College London
Mobile phone text messaging is widely used, but its potential for health data collection has not yet been realised. Aim.  ...  randomised cross-over study to determine the validity of a text messaging survey on care-seeking for childhood diarrhoea and pneumonia; and (iii) researchers' observations and structured interviews with  ...  I think it is faster to write/trace them. Input is only via pinyin typing… Pinyin… It is not the same as there are 26 symbols for 26 letters.  ... 
doi:10.25560/27251 fatcat:ptk6m5mjmfhrvpr3t6p3td5i24

Lingua Franca Negotiations of Cultural Understandings to Build Friendships: Interrelating Intercultural Awareness and Pragmatic Strategies

Juliana Souza da Silva
In this pandemic and historic season marked by international tensions, we are reminded of the growing relevance of further understanding intercultural communication mediated through English as a Lingua  ...  I examined the unfolding (beginning, middle and ending) of the Negotiations and, among other things, adapted the ICA model to describe a wider range of communicative practices.  ...  When it comes to ELF communication, where the linguacultural repertoires are mostly unpredictable and faster than in first language communication, what is helpful to research and teach in pragmatic communicative  ... 
doi:10.25602/gold.00030464 fatcat:cb4vs3mee5eu3ga5etxq2jrl3u