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ERIC Number: EJ619931
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0737-4143
El Discurso de Pasado en el Espanol de Houston: Imperfectividad Y Perfectividad Verbal en una Situacion de Contacto (Past Tense in the Discourse of Spanish Speakers in Houston: Use of Preterite and Imperfect in a Language Contact Situation).
Mrak, N. Ariana
Southwest Journal of Linguistics, v17 n2 p115-28 1998
Investigates whether, due to the language contact situation in Houston in a group of a Mexican-American speakers, the imperfect forms of subordinate language (Spanish) are going through a process of reduction in favor of the forms of the superordinate language (English) when compared to the speech of Spanish monolinguals. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: Spanish
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Texas (Houston)