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ERIC Number: EJ549204
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0883-2919
The Configuration of Liberia's Englishes.
Singler, John Victor
World Englishes, v16 n2 p205-31 Jul 1997
Discusses the varieties of Liberian English spoken in Liberia: Kru Pidgin English, spoken by Kru mariners and migrant workers; Settler English, spoken by descendants of 19th-century African American immigrants to Liberia; and Vernacular Liberian English (VLE), spoken by the rest of Liberia's English-speaking population. Focuses on tense aspect in VLE. (55 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Liberia