Lesson 14 — Language Contact

Reading for this week:
Contemporary Linguistics, p. 518 – 524 (Ch. 15)

Things to know:

  • What is a ‘lingua franca’
  • The difference between pidgins and creoles.
  • The difference between code-switching and ¬†borrowing

Tutorials:

None.

Homework:

None (Discussion Forum posts only, this week)