ERIC Number: ED364089
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Actes des Journees de linguistique (Proceedings of the Linguistics Conference) (7th, March 1993).
Drouin, Patrick, Ed.; And Others
Papers from a 1993 conference on linguistics, all in French, include essays on the following: Yoruba morphophonology; literary Arabic morphophonology; grammatical cohesion in Burushaski; phonological and lexical variation in French Canadian dialects, including Acadian; insults in Madrid Spanish; discourse analysis; maintenance of meaning in translation; lexical stratification in specialized language; the nature of language planning; linguistic stereotypes in Berber; semantics of terminology used for American Indians; French usage among Canadian hispanophones; court interpreting; borrowing from French in Peul; language attitudes and proficiency among Latino immigrants to Quebec; the grammar of anaphora; evolution of a Cameroon pidgin; semantic comparison of the concept of beauty in French and English; a New Brunswick study of bilingualism in young children; a study of trilingual (Portuguese/French/English) families in Montreal; a pragmatic analysis of film criticism; the Moroccan vocalic system; evolution of the comma in French grammar; the concept of morphology in the functionalist linguistics of Andre Martinet; language, society, and ethnicity in Cameroon; Italian Swiss participation in a study of French vocabulary; use of the French phrase "en tout cas"; and official recognition of current usage in Quebec French. (MSE)
Descriptors: African Languages, American Indians, Arabic, Berber Languages, Bilingualism, Contrastive Linguistics, Court Litigation, Diachronic Linguistics, Discourse Analysis, English, Ethnicity, Film Criticism, Foreign Countries, French, Fulani, Grammar, Immigrants, Interpersonal Communication, Language Patterns, Language Planning, Language Proficiency, Language Usage, Language Variation, Linguistic Borrowing, Morphology (Languages), Multilingualism, Phonology, Pidgins, Portuguese, Pragmatics, Punctuation, Regional Dialects, Semantics, Spanish, Translation, Uncommonly Taught Languages, Vocabulary, Yoruba, Young Children
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Center for Research on Language Planning, Quebec (Quebec).
Identifiers - Location: Cameroon; Canada; Spain (Madrid)