Understanding Jamaican Patois: An Introduction to Afro-Jamaican Grammar

Understanding Jamaican Patois: An Introduction to Afro-Jamaican Grammar

by L. Emilie Adams
     
 
This easy-to-understand introduction to Afro-Jamaican grammar "explains clearly and simply the basics of Jamaican patois. Most importantly I think the book has an important role to play in helping Jamaicans take pride in their language and see that it is not second-class" (Deborah Pruitt, anthropologist, Berkeley, California). (Foreign Language Studies)

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This easy-to-understand introduction to Afro-Jamaican grammar "explains clearly and simply the basics of Jamaican patois. Most importantly I think the book has an important role to play in helping Jamaicans take pride in their language and see that it is not second-class" (Deborah Pruitt, anthropologist, Berkeley, California). (Foreign Language Studies)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789766101558
Publisher:
LMH Publishing
Publication date:
12/01/1991
Pages:
120
Sales rank:
789,373
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.40(d)

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