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Status and use of African lingua francas.

by Bernd Heine

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Published by Weltforum Verlag in München .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • African languages.,
    • Lingua francas -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 172-190.

      SeriesAfrika-Studien, Nr. 49
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPL8005 .H4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination206 p.
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5755331M
      ISBN 103803900336
      LC Control Number71101979

      Status and Use of African Lingua Francas. ISBN ; Kahane, Henry Romanos (). The Lingua Franca in the Levant. R. A. Hall, Jr. (). Pidgin and Creole Languages, Cornell University Press. ISBN MELATTI, Julio Cezar (). Índios do Brasil. São Paulo:Hucitec Press, 48 th edition External links. lingua francas - Akan, English and Hausa - have also developed and they are briefly explored below. My discussion is based mainly on personal observation (following field research on 'Language in Education' in when I toured all the regions of Ghana. I also rely on Dakubu (), especially in section 2 below. 2. The three major lingua.

      A Centre for African Regional and Border studies (CARIBS) has been established in the University of Lagos. Emanating from a proposal by Professor A. I. Asiwaju, a historian and reputed borderland. Dialects are linguistic varieties that may differ in pronunciation, vocabulary, spelling and the classification of varieties of English only in terms of pronunciation, see regional accents of English.. Dialects can be defined as "sub-forms of languages which are, in general, mutually comprehensible." English speakers from different countries and regions use a variety of different.   Finally, a new status is added, namely local and national language, which is posited as the final status that French has reached in Gabon. 2. The foreign language As in all African francophone countries, the French language is a legacy of French and/or Belgian colonisation (Lafage, ).

        English is the lingua franca of Europeans as two thirds speak the language which has squeezed out all its rivals. Two thirds of Europeans have at least working knowledge of English. lingua francas along the West African coast. While previous domains of use, functions, and attitudes that have shaped their current status in the context of their socio-historical inter-relatedness. The study shows that while the WAPE varieties shareFile Size: KB. So in African schools, learners simultaneously struggle with language and text; this doubles the mental effort required to learn. Furthermore this use of language has contributed to the disappearance of African languages and customs – languages that sustain a peoples’ worldview.


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