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Spanish in Four Continents : Studies in Language Contact and Bilingualism - Carmen Silva-Corvalan

Spanish in Four Continents

Studies in Language Contact and Bilingualism

By: Carmen Silva-Corvalan (Editor)

Paperback Published: 1st April 1997
ISBN: 9780878406494
Number Of Pages: 288
For Ages: 22+ years old

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This collection examines the effects of bilingualism and multilingualism on the development of dialectal varieties of Spanish in Africa, America, Asia, and Europe. Nineteen essays investigate a variety of complex situations of contact between typologically different languages, including Basque, Bantu languages, English, and Quechua.

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Students of Spanish as a world language will find both new data and new interpretations of familiar bilingual environments. Language The first book dedicated to language contact and bilingualism in the Spanish-speaking world ... an excellent beginning. Those interested in knowing more about language contact phenomena in the Spanish-speaking world will not be disappointed by this collection. Studies in Second Language Acquisition

ISBN: 9780878406494
ISBN-10: 0878406492
Series: Georgetown Studies in Romance Linguistics
Audience: Professional
For Ages: 22+ years old
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 288
Published: 1st April 1997
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.04 x 15.16  x 1.98
Weight (kg): 0.51