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ERIC Number: EJ124328
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1975
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Sources of Creole Semantic Structures
Huttar, George L.
Language, 51, 3, 684-695, Sep 75
Presents evidence for the idea that when morphemes are borrowed from a socially dominant language into a pidgin, and extended in usage as in a creole, the major factor determining the direction of such extension is the linguistic background of the speakers of languages other than the dominant one. (Author/CLK)
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