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ERIC Number: EJ623313
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0379-0037
Male Worker's English in the Western Cape: Interlanguage, Code Switching, and Pidginisation.
Mesthrie, R.
Indian Journal of Applied Linguistics, v25 n1-2 p151-74 Jan-Dec 1999
Examines one sub-community within the continuum of English usage in South Africa, a group of male migrant workers in Cape Town who retain close ties with their original homes in the Transkei. Characterizes their interlanguage English and presents a developmental analysis of negation in this interlanguage, in ways that are uncommon in new English studies. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: South Africa