A Learner's Dictionary of Haitian Creole
Language: en
Pages: 529
Authors: Albert Valdman, Charles Pooser, Rozevel Jean-Baptiste
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Indiana Univ Creole Inst

Books about A Learner's Dictionary of Haitian Creole
English-Haitian Creole Bilingual Dictionary
Language: en
Pages: 1148
Authors: Albert Valdman, Marvin D. Moody, Thomas E. Davies
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-06 - Publisher: iUniverse

Haitian Creole (HC) is spoken by approximately 11,000,000 persons in Haiti and in diaspora communities in the United States and throughout the Caribbean. Thus, it is of great utility to Anglophone professionals engaged in various activitiesmedical, social, educational, welfare in these regions. As the most widely spoken and best described
Issues in the Study of Pidgin and Creole Languages
Language: en
Pages: 358
Authors: Claire Lefebvre
Categories: Creole dialects
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-01-01 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

The content of this book is concerned with various issues at stake in Creole studies that are also of interest for general linguistics. These include the general issue of Creole genesis and of the accelerated linguistic change that characterizes the emergence of these languages as compared to ordinary cases of
Roots of Creole Structures
Language: en
Pages: 425
Authors: Susanne Michaelis
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This book reflects an ongoing shift in the study of contact languages: After a period of history-free universalism, it directs the attention to the individual historical circumstances under which the pidgin and creole languages arose. The contributions deal with different areas of language structure including phonology, morphology, and syntax, providing
The Haitian Creole Language
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Arthur K. Spears, Carole M. Berotte Joseph, Albert Valdman
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-24 - Publisher: Lexington Books

The Haitian Creole Language is the first book dealing with the central role of Creole in Haiti and the Haitian diaspora, especially in the United States. Dispelling myths about Creole, with discussions of Haitian and Haitian Creole history, it provides a foundation for educators, service providers, policy makers, social scientists,