Surviving the Middle Passage

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Surviving the Middle Passage
Author : Pieter C. Muysken
File Size : 44,9 Mb
Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
Language : English
Release Date : 12 December 2014
ISBN : 9783110394993
Pages : 542 pages
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This book is about the close historical and linguistic relationship between the languages of Surinam and Benin, a relationship which can be viewed in terms of a Trans Atlantic Sprachbund or linguistic area. It consists of a detailed analysis of various possible substrate and adstrate effects in a number of components of the grammar, in the Surinam Creole languages, primarily from the Gbe languages of Benin but also from Kikongo.

Surviving the Middle Passage

This book is about the close historical and linguistic relationship between the languages of Surinam and Benin, a relationship which can be viewed in terms of a Trans Atlantic Sprachbund or linguistic area. It consists of a detailed analysis of various possible substrate and adstrate effects in a number of

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