Corpus ID: 60428102

Language Contact and the Dynamics of Language : Theory and Implications

@inproceedings{Nicola2008LanguageCA,
  title={Language Contact and the Dynamics of Language : Theory and Implications},
  author={Robert Nicola{\"i} and Bernard Comrie},
  year={2008}
}
Journal of Historical Sociolinguistics
  • 2019
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