Download e-book for iPad: An Introduction to Contact Linguistics (Language in Society) by Donald Winford

By Donald Winford

ISBN-10: 0631212507

ISBN-13: 9780631212508

ISBN-10: 0631212515

ISBN-13: 9780631212515

This e-book is a finished advent to the learn of language touch and its results, in addition to the social and linguistic components concerned.

  • Provides a accomplished advent to the sector of touch linguistics.
  • Examines a variety of language touch phenomena from either normal linguistic and sociolinguistic perspectives.
  • Offers an account of present ways to all the significant sorts of contact-induced change.
  • Discusses the final procedures and rules which are at paintings in instances of contact.

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