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ERIC Number: EJ457644
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0097-8507
Dialect Acquisition.
Chambers, J. K.
Language, v68 n4 p673-705 Dec 1992
Eight general principles are postulated by which immigrants adapt dialectologically to their new surroundings, based mainly on results of a developmental study of six Canadian youngsters in two families who moved to southern England, with supporting evidence from several other studies. (52 references) (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)