Publication details [#56421]

Coetzee-Van Rooy, Susan. 2012. Flourishing functional multilingualism: evidence from language repertoires in the Vaal Triangle region. International Journal of the Sociology of Language 218 : 87–119.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
De Gruyter


This study reveals a pattern of flourishing functional multilingualism in the South African Vaal Triangle region, that is still amplifying through the addition of African languages to the repertoires, whilst he position of English is limited to particular functions.