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Language choice in multilingual communities
Language maintenance and shift
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accent Answer appropriate attitudes bilingual Bukavu chapter choice code-switching contexts creole described develop Dhimotiki different social diglossia dimensions discussed distinct domains Dyirbal ethnic Example 11 Exercise express formal French friends functions glottal stop grammatical guage Guarani H variety Hemnesberget identified illustrated instance interaction interview involves Jamaican Creole Labov language change language death language shift lingua franca linguistic linguistic change linguistic features linguistic forms Maori minority language monolingual multilingual munity national language norms Oberwart official language Paraguay particular Patois patterns person pidgin politeness prestige pronounced pronunciation referential reflect relevant signal social class social dialect social factors social groups social status sociolinguistic solidarity sound speak speakers speech communities speech forms speech style standard dialect standard English standard forms Swahili switch talk Tanzania teacher tion Tok Pisin Trudgill utterance variation verb vernacular forms vocabulary vowel women words Zealand Zealand English