Routledge Comprehensive GrammarsFrench Creoles: A Comprehensive and Comparative Grammar [1ed.]1138015644, 1315388561, 9781315388564, 9781138015647

Author : Anand Syea
Description:French Creoles: A Comprehensive and Comparative Grammar is the first complete reference to present the morphology, grammar and syntax of a representative selection of French Creoles in one volume. The book is organised to promote a thorough understanding of the grammar of French Creoles and presents its complexities in a concise and readable form. An extensive index, cross-referencing and a generous use of headings provides readers with immediate access to the information they require. The varieties included within the volume provide a representative collection of French Creoles from the Indian, Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, including: Mauritian Creole, Seychelles Creole, Reunion Creole (where relevant), Haitian Creole, Martinique Creole, Guadeloupe Creole, Guyanese French Creole, Karipuna, St. Lucia Creole, Louisiana Creole and Tayo. By providing a comprehensive description of a range of French Creoles in a clear and non-technical manner, this grammar is the ideal reference for all linguists and researchers with an interest in Creole studies, French linguistics, descriptive and historical linguistics.
Categories: Linguistics Foreign: French
Year :2017
Publisher : Routledge
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 520 [520]
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