The making of a mixed language : the case of Ma'a/Mbugu / Maarten Mous.

The Mbugu (or Ma'á) language (Tanzania) is one of the few genuine mixed languages, reputedly combining Bantu grammar with Cushitic vocabulary. In fact the people speak two languages: one mixed and one closely related to the Bantu language Pare. This book is the first comprehensive description...

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Main Author: Mous, Maarten
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins Pub. Co., 2003.
Series:Creole language library ; 26.
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