Investigations in Sociohistorical Linguistics: Stories of Colonisation and Contact

Investigations in Sociohistorical Linguistics: Stories of Colonisation and Contact

by Peter Trudgill
     
 

Containing tales of historical-sociolinguistic detection, this book provides a unique insight into how language contact shapes varieties of English.See more details below

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Containing tales of historical-sociolinguistic detection, this book provides a unique insight into how language contact shapes varieties of English.

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“Trudgill has done it again, producing a provocative and interesting book on a subject on which he is a recognized authority. This work will be read with interest by all concerned with language contact, language change, and the history of English.” —Brian D. Joseph, The Ohio State University

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ISBN-13:
9780521132930
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/30/2010
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.50(d)

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