Germanic heritage languages in North America: Acquisition, attrition and change

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Johannessen, Janne Bondi ; Salmons, Joseph C. ; Westergaard, Marit ; Anderssen, Merete ; Arnbjörnsdóttir, Birna ; Allen, Brent ; Pierce, Marc ; Boas, Hans C. ; Roesch, Karen ; Brown, Joshua R. ; Putnam, Michael ; Åfarli, Tor A. ; Newman, Zelda Kahan ; Annear, Lucas ; Speth, Kristin ; Benor, Sarah Bunin ; Ehresmann, Todd ; Bousquette, Joshua ; Eide, Kristin Melum ; Hjelde, Arnstein ; Laake, Signe ; Golden, Anne ; Lanza, Elizabeth ; Larsson, Ida ; Tingsell, Sofia ; Andréasson, Maia ; Smits, Caroline ; van Marle, Jaap (2015)

This book presents new empirical findings about Germanic heritage varieties spoken in North America: Dutch, German, Pennsylvania Dutch, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish, West Frisian and Yiddish, and varieties of English spoken both by heritage speakers and in communities ... View more
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