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ERIC Number: EJ641274
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1366-7289
Insertional Codeswitching in an Immigrant Language: "Just Borrowing or Lexical Re-orientation?
Backus, Ad
Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, v3 n2 p103-105 Aug 2000
Explores the usefulness of a typology of contact mechanisms for one type of contact setting: that of a typical immigrant language, in this case the variety of Turkish that is spoken in the Netherlands. Examines the relevance of insertional code switching to the genesis of mixed languages--Dutch and Turkish. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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