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Published: 20 June 1996

250 Pages | halftones, line figures, tables


ISBN: 9780198235590

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Language Contact in Japan

A Sociolinguistic History

Leo J. Loveday

Clarendon Press

Oxford Studies in Language Contact

If the Japanese are exclusive, why do they take so much from English into their language today? Is there a way to understand language contact ...