Publication details [#26158]

Mesthrie, Rajend. 1992. English in language shift: The history, structure and sociolinguistics of South African Indian English. Cambridge University Press. xix + 252 pp.
Publication type
Book – monograph
Publication language
Language as a subject


This study describes the distinctive syntax of South African Indian English in relation to its social and historical context and examines its morphology, lexis and phonetics from the perspective of social variation.

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