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Rasinger, Sebastian M. 2013. Language shift and vitality perceptions amongst London's second-generation Bangladeshis. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development 34 (1) : 46–60.
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This study shows a great shift from a very Bangla-centric first generation to second generation UK-born Bangladeshis that elect the use of English in all communicative fields; even in the home/family setting, Bangla language maintenance appears to play a restricted role.