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ERIC Number: EJ668041
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0883-2919
English in Colombia: A Sociolinguistic Profile.
Velez-Rendon, Gloria
World Englishes, v22 n2 p185-98 May 2003
Provides an overview of Colombia and its linguistic makeup, briefly tracing the presence of the English language from the eighteenth century to date. Characterizes the users and uses of English documenting how the personal, instrumental, and creative and innovative functions are manifested in this setting. Concludes by highlighting the need for additional research to further define this particular socio-cultural milieu of learning and use in English. (VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Colombia