Nominal contact in Michif / Carrie Gillon and Nicole Rosen ; with Verna Demontigny.

This book explores the results of language contact in Michif, traditionally considered a mixed language that combines a French noun phrase with a Cree verb phrase. The authors show that contact does not create a whole new language category and that Michif should instead be considered an Algonquian l...

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Main Authors: Gillon, Carrie (Author), Rosen, Nicole (Author), Demontigny, Verna, 1951- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Edition:First edition.
Series:Oxford linguistics.
Oxford studies of endangered languages.
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Summary:This book explores the results of language contact in Michif, traditionally considered a mixed language that combines a French noun phrase with a Cree verb phrase. The authors show that contact does not create a whole new language category and that Michif should instead be considered an Algonquian language with French contact influence.
Physical Description:1 online resource
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780192514585
019251458X
9780191836596
0191836591