By Michael Aceto, Jeffrey P. Williams
"Contact Englishes of the jap Caribbean" focuses, through basic linguistic fieldwork, at the underrepresented and ignored sector of the Anglophone japanese Caribbean. the subsequent islands are integrated: The Virgin Islands (USA & British), Anguilla, Barbuda, Dominica, St. Lucia, Carriacou, Barbados, Trinidad, and Guyana. so as to be as inclusive as attainable, the contiguous components of the Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos islands (often thought of a part of North American Englishes) also are integrated. Papers during this quantity discover all facets of language learn, together with syntax, phonology, historic linguistics, dialectology, sociolinguistics, ethnography, and function. it may be of curiosity not just to creolists but in addition to linguists, anthropologists, sociologists and educators both within the Caribbean itself or those that paintings with schoolchildren of West Indian descent.