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Title: Descriptive analysis of rap song
Post by: reaver18 on February 16, 2014, 07:52:49 AM
Hello I'm not sure if it's a good place to post it so to start, I study English in Poland, currently i'm working on my final degree and I was wondering if You could help me a little bit because you I see you know pretty much about it The topic of my work is English in Rap Songs and i would like to make an analysis(write down acronyms etc.) of one Eminem's songs called "survival" and what i would like to do is to find
these things in his texts would you be please so kind to help me?

1.3 Slang & Ebonics   5
1.4 Vocabulary fundamentals of hip-hop - wordplay   7
1.5.1 Abbreviations, (acronyms, initialisms, clipped forms and blends)   7 Clipping and Blending processes   8 Acronyms and Initialisms   8
1.6 Compounding   8
1.7 Derivation   9
1.8 Back-formation   9
1.9 Figurative speech   9


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