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The English language in Australia and New Zealand

Author: G W Turner
Publisher: London : Longman, 1966.
Series: English language series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Study of the new variety of English found in Australia and New Zealand; borrowing of Aboriginal words for the local fauna & flora, and for Aboriginal weapons etc; p.118-119, 189- 192; Aboriginal place names.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Turner, George W. (George William), 1921-
English language in Australia and New Zealand.
London, Longmans, 1966
(OCoLC)592156079
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G W Turner
OCLC Number: 1269415
Description: [xi, 236 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: English transported --
An Australian language? --
Semantics --
The written language --
Pronunciation --
Colloquial and slang --
Special languages --
Regional variation --
Place-names --
Pidgin English.
Series Title: English language series.
Responsibility: G. W. Turner.

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Study of the new variety of English found in Australia and New Zealand; borrowing of Aboriginal words for the local fauna & flora, and for Aboriginal weapons etc; p.118-119, 189- 192; Aboriginal place names.

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