The relationship between language and gender has been a major research topic in sociolinguistics. It has generated a huge amount of discussion and thought in the last four or so decades. This paper focuses on the work of three famous feminist sociolinguistic researchers, Robin Lakoff, Dale Spender, and Deborah Tannen, who have claimed that language has some connections with gender.
Umar Ahmed, Abdullahi Sani (2018); On Sociolinguistic Oriented Research on the Relationship between Language and Gender, and the Reality of Gender Condition in Africa; International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications (IJSRP)
8(6) (ISSN: 2250-3153), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.29322/IJSRP.8.6.2018.p7862