Mexico City Spanish

  title={Mexico City Spanish},
  author={Heriberto Avelino},
  journal={Journal of the International Phonetic Association},
  pages={223 - 230}
  • H. Avelino
  • Published 2017
  • Psychology
  • Journal of the International Phonetic Association
Spanish is a Romance language spoken by approximately 405,638,110 speakers in the world (Lewis, Simons & Fenning 2013). Two major varieties are distinguished, Peninsular Spanish (Spain) and the Spanish spoken in the Americas, although it is also spoken natively in some parts of Africa, and in the United States. Spanish in the Americas comprises several dialects well differentiated by variations in the lexicon, phonology and, more importantly, in intonational patterns. In Mexico 86,211,000 (88… Expand
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