Language socialization and code-switching: a case study of a Korean–English bilingual child in a Korean transnational family

  title={Language socialization and code-switching: a case study of a Korean–English bilingual child in a Korean transnational family},
  author={Juyoung Song},
  journal={International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism},
  pages={106 - 91}
  • Juyoung Song
  • Published 17 February 2019
  • Linguistics, Sociology
  • International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism
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