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Second language acquisition and "real" French: An investigation of subject doubling in the French of Montreal Anglophones
(Cambridge University Press - Copyright holder: Cambridge University Press - Http://journals.canbridge.org, 2002)
ABSTRACT --We investigated the French of the first generation of Montreal Anglophones who had had access to French immersion schooling. Our aim was to determine the extent to which these Anglophones had acquired the ...
Le franco-ontarien: portrait linguistique
(Les Presses de L' Université Laval, 1989)
On sait qu'il a fallu attendre bien longtemps avant que le français parlé au Canada fasse l'object d'étude descriptives dépassant le niveau du bavardage impressionniste et des préjugés sociaux. Il a fallu attendre plus ...
Le français dans l'Ouest canadien
(Les Presses de l'Université Laval, 2005)
First-person plural in Prince Edward Island Acadian French: The fate of the vernacular variant je...ons
(Cambridge University Press, 2004)
In Atlantic Canada Acadian communities, definite on is in competition with the traditional vernacular variant je . . . ons (e.g., on parle vs. je parlons “we speak”), with the latter variant stable only in isolated ...
Use of restrictive expressions juste, seulement, and rien que in Ontario French, in Canadian Journal of Applied Linguistics
This work examines the social, geographic and syntactic distribution of the synonymous French restrictives SEULEMENT, RIEN QUE, and JUSTE in the speech of adolescent Franco-Ontarians, and compares its findings with two ...
The nature of constraints on contact-induced change
(Cambridge University Press, 1999)
Contact-induced linguistic innovations on the continum of language use: The case of French in Ontario
(Multilingual Matters & Channel View Publications, 2005)
In this paper we present a methodological approach that can be used to determine the likelihood that innovations observed in a minority language are the result of language contact. We then use this methodological approach ...
Minority Language Schooling without Home Language Maintenance: Impact on Language Proficiency
(Multilingual Matters, 1987)
Linguistic minority groups undergoing assimilatory pressure yet fortunate enough to have at their disposal an educational system in their own language expect the schools to play an important role in the maintenance of the ...
Le français en situation de contact et la variation linguistique : le français parlé en Ontario (Canada)
(Publications de l'Université de Provence, 1986)