ON THE LINGUISTIC NORM AND DEVIATIONS FROM IT IN DIFFERENT ENGLISHES
Yegorova A. S.
Anastasiya Sergeevna Yegorova is an English language teacher at Secondary School 687 (Moscow), Postgraduate student at Moscow State Pedagogical University.
This article discusses the main aspects of the World Englishes theory, the problem of the linguistic norm and deviations which are typical of regional varieties of English. Special attention is paid to using the Progressive aspect in Singaporean and Philippine Englishes.
Key words: three concentric circles, Inner Circle, Outer Circle, Expanding Circle, linguistic norm, endonorm, exonorm, New Englishes, deviations.