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ERIC Number: EJ361134
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Linguistic Accommodation in a Bilingual Family: One Perspective on the Language Acquisition of a Bilingual Child Being Raised in a Monolingual Community.
Evans, Mary
Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, v8 n3 p231-35 1987
Describes one aspect of a Welsh/English bilingual child being raised in England. The father is a native speaker of Welsh, and the mother has learned Welsh in order to speak it to her son. The father accommodates both the mother's and the child's linguistic errors. Areas of accommodation are identified and possible reasons discussed. (Author/LMO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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