Spanish Loanwords in the English Language: A Tendency Towards Hegemony Reversal

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Félix Rodríguez González
Walter de Gruyter, 1996 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 301 pages
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I cannot BELIEvE this author misspelled the word "Colombia" as "Columbia" on page 144. How did they miss that?

Contents

Spanish loanwords in English by 1900
13
Recent borrowings from Spanish into English
41
Lexical
61
Felix Rodriguez Gonzdlez
92
Spanish loanwords in contemporary American English slang
105
Ethnic nicknames of Spanish origin in American English
139
cowboys and goldrushers in the
157
Spanish place names in the United States
177
Lexical selection and borrowing in the bilingual Southwest
185
The AngloAmerican stereotype of the Hispanic as reflected in loan
205
A study
231
Spanish loanwords in Caribbean English
253
A bibliographical
269
Index
295
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