ERIC Number: EJ272781
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Dec
Reference Count: 0
The Black English Semi-Auxiliary "Come."
Spears, Arthur K.
Language, v58 n4 p850-72 Dec 1982
The Black English semi-auxiliary "come" is used to express speaker indignation, as opposed to the motion verb "come." Examines the history of the semi-auxiliary and why it has remained undetected for so long. (EKN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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