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ERIC Number: EJ407106
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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The Topic Comment Construction in Japanese-English Code-Switching.
Nishimura, Miwa
World Englishes, v8 n3 p365-77 Win 1989
Presents an analysis of code switching in the interaction between Japanese as a topic prominent language and English as a subject prominent language, using English sentences uttered by Japanese-English bilingual speakers in North America. A comparison is made with the early English interlanguage of a speaker of Hmong, another topic prominent language. (24 references) (Author/OD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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