Publication details [#53479]

Lipski, John M. 2010. Depleted plural marking in two Afro-Hispanic dialects: Separating inheritance from innovation. Language Variation and Change 22 (1) : 105–148.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
Cambridge University Press


This paper discusses how a distinctive pattern of depleted plural marking is found in two isolated Afro-Hispanic dialect speech communities, where Spanish was originally learnt as a second language by speakers of African languages.