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Re: Are pidgins natlangs? (was Re: Telona Grammar, part 2)

From:Andreas Johansson <and_yo@...>
Date:Thursday, February 14, 2002, 19:06
John Cowan wrote:
>Andreas Johansson wrote: > >>I thought "natlang" was to be expanded as "native language", in which case >>pidgins by definition aren't any, wereas creoles by definition are. What >>do >>you mean by "natlang"? "Naturally occuring language"? > >That is the usual understanding, yes. >
Which is? "Naturally occuring language", I take it? Andreas _________________________________________________________________ Send and receive Hotmail on your mobile device:


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