Diagnostic Features of English-Lexifier Creoles: a new look at Bahamian

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Andrei A. Avram;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Editura Universitatii din Bucuresti
  • Journal: Bucharest Working Papers in Linguistics (issn: 2069-9239, eissn: 2069-9239)
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  • Subject: diagnostic features | Bahamian | Caribbean | Atlantic | world-wide | Philology. Linguistics | P1-1091

This paper is a partial replica of a study by Hackert and Huber (2007). It first documents the earliest attestations in Bahamian of the diagnostic features of English-lexifier pidgins and creoles proposed by Baker and Huber (2001). Bahamian is then compared to the seven... View more
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