The fate of the local in light of the global. Analysis in the use of preverbal bin in Bequia Creole

Agata Daleszynska

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Abstract

This paper investigates variation in the use of past tense preverbal markers bin and did by two generations of speakers in Bequia.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLanguage issues in St Vincent and the Grenadines
EditorsPaula Prescod
Place of PublicationAmsterdam
PublisherJohn Benjamins
Pages45-66
Number of pages191
ISBN (Print)9789027249111
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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Daleszynska, A. (2015). The fate of the local in light of the global. Analysis in the use of preverbal bin in Bequia Creole. In P. Prescod (Ed.), Language issues in St Vincent and the Grenadines (pp. 45-66). John Benjamins. https://doi.org/10.1075/veaw.g51.02dal