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ERIC Number: EJ613116
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1352-0520
Is French in Belgium More Susceptible to English Influence?
Labeau, Emmanuelle
Current Issues in Language and Society, v6 n3-4 p289-96 1999
Studies the specificities of the link to English in French-speaking Belgium. French in Belgium shows a higher degree of tolerance towards English on lexical and phonetic levels. Discusses legislative actions regarding French and the defensive attitude towards a policy of promotion of French. Discusses the possible future place of English in the Belgian linguistic situation. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Belgium