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An introduction to pidgin and creoles, John Holm

Label
An introduction to pidgin and creoles
Title
An introduction to pidgin and creoles
Statement of responsibility
John Holm
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This textbook is a clear and concise introduction to the study of how new languages come into being. Starting with an overview of the field's basic concepts, it surveys the new languages that developed as a result of the European expansion to the Americas, Africa, Asia and the Pacific
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holm, John A
Dewey number
417/.22
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge textbooks in linguistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Creole dialects
  • Pidgin languages
Label
An introduction to pidgin and creoles, John Holm
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-266) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Reinecke and his contemporaries
  • Hall and Taylor
  • Monogenesis
  • The creole continuum
  • Universalists again
  • Substratists again
  • Other trends
  • Social factors
  • The Portuguese-based creoles
  • Angolar Creole Portuguese
  • Pidgins and creoles and linguistics
  • The Spanish-based creoles
  • Papiamentu Creole Spanish
  • The Dutch-based creoles
  • Negerhollands Creole Dutch
  • The French-based creoles
  • Haitian Creole French
  • English-based Atlantic creoles
  • Jamaican Creole English
  • English-based Pacific pidgins and creoles
  • Tok Pisin
  • Before European expansion
  • Pidgins and creoles based on other languages
  • Nubi Creole Arabic
  • Lexicosemantics
  • Pidginization and the lexicon
  • Superstrate sources
  • Substrate lexical influence
  • Other lexical sources
  • Morphological changes
  • Semantic changes
  • Change of syntactic function
  • Early European expansion
  • Phonology
  • Continua
  • Phonotactic rules
  • Oral vowels
  • Nasal vowels
  • Vowel harmony
  • Consonants
  • Suprasegmentals
  • Syntax
  • The verb phrase
  • The eighteenth century
  • Forms of 'be'
  • Serial verbs
  • The noun phrase
  • Other function words
  • Word order
  • The early nineteenth century
  • Van Name
  • Schuchardt and his contemporaries
  • Hesseling and his contemporaries
Control code
ocm56409399
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 282 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511039850
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56409399
Label
An introduction to pidgin and creoles, John Holm
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-266) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Reinecke and his contemporaries
  • Hall and Taylor
  • Monogenesis
  • The creole continuum
  • Universalists again
  • Substratists again
  • Other trends
  • Social factors
  • The Portuguese-based creoles
  • Angolar Creole Portuguese
  • Pidgins and creoles and linguistics
  • The Spanish-based creoles
  • Papiamentu Creole Spanish
  • The Dutch-based creoles
  • Negerhollands Creole Dutch
  • The French-based creoles
  • Haitian Creole French
  • English-based Atlantic creoles
  • Jamaican Creole English
  • English-based Pacific pidgins and creoles
  • Tok Pisin
  • Before European expansion
  • Pidgins and creoles based on other languages
  • Nubi Creole Arabic
  • Lexicosemantics
  • Pidginization and the lexicon
  • Superstrate sources
  • Substrate lexical influence
  • Other lexical sources
  • Morphological changes
  • Semantic changes
  • Change of syntactic function
  • Early European expansion
  • Phonology
  • Continua
  • Phonotactic rules
  • Oral vowels
  • Nasal vowels
  • Vowel harmony
  • Consonants
  • Suprasegmentals
  • Syntax
  • The verb phrase
  • The eighteenth century
  • Forms of 'be'
  • Serial verbs
  • The noun phrase
  • Other function words
  • Word order
  • The early nineteenth century
  • Van Name
  • Schuchardt and his contemporaries
  • Hesseling and his contemporaries
Control code
ocm56409399
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 282 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511039850
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56409399

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