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Languages, Mixed

Here are entered works discussing languages resulting from the intermingling of phonological, grammatical and/or lexical elements from different languages in areas of intensive language contact. Works discussing auxiliary, sometimes mixed, languages used among groups having no other language in common are entered under the heading Lingua francas. Works discussing lingua francas which are native to none of those using them and are characterized by a simplified grammar and often mixed vocabulary are entered under the heading Pidgin languages. Works discussing pidgin languages that have become established as the native language of a speech community are entered under the heading Creole dialects.

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  • Gobbledygook
  • Hybrid languages
  • Mixed languages
  • Jargons
Filed under: Creole dialects Filed under: Creole dialects -- HistoryFiled under: Creole dialects -- Physiological aspectsFiled under: Creole dialects, English Filed under: Creole dialects, French -- Louisiana -- Fiction

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Filed under: Languages in contact -- BoliviaFiled under: Languages in contact -- Congresses Filed under: Bilingualism -- Congresses Filed under: Education, Bilingual -- Congresses Filed under: Education, Bilingual -- China -- CongressesFiled under: Education, Bilingual -- United States -- CongressesFiled under: Language attrition -- CongressesFiled under: Bilingualism -- North America -- CongressesFiled under: Languages in contact -- North America -- CongressesFiled under: Languages in contact -- EuropeFiled under: Languages in contact -- Netherlands Filed under: Bilingualism -- Canada Filed under: Bilingualism -- Canada -- History Filed under: Education, Bilingual -- Ontario Filed under: Education, Bilingual -- United States Filed under: Education, Bilingual -- United States -- Evaluation Filed under: Education, Bilingual Filed under: Languages, Artificial Filed under: Älvdalen (Sweden) -- Languages Filed under: Africa -- Languages Filed under: Amrum Island (Germany) -- Languages Filed under: Asia, Central -- Languages Filed under: Belgium -- Languages Filed under: Benelux countries -- Languages Filed under: Canada -- Languages Filed under: Caucasus -- Languages Filed under: Chinese Americans -- Languages Filed under: Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Languages Filed under: Föhr (Germany) -- Languages Filed under: Indians -- Languages

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