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Dictionary of St. Lucian Creole

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Published by Mouton de Gruyter in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Saint Lucia,
  • Saint Lucia.
    • Subjects:
    • Creole dialects, French -- Saint Lucia -- Dictionaries -- English.,
    • English language -- Dictionaries -- Creole dialects, French -- Saint Lucia.,
    • Saint Lucia -- Languages -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled by Jones E. Mondesir ; edited by Lawrence D. Carrington.
      SeriesTrends in linguistics., 7
      ContributionsCarrington, Lawrence D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPM7854.S3 M66 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 621 p. ;
      Number of Pages621
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1708445M
      ISBN 103110126257
      LC Control Number92010018

      Antillean Creole is spoken natively, to varying degrees, in Dominica, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Îles des Saintes, Martinique, Saint-Barthélemy (St. Barts), Saint Lucia, St. Vincent and The Grenadines, French Guiana, Trinidad and Tobago and Venezuela (mainly in Macuro, Güiria and El Callao Municipality).


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The official language in St Lucia is English. However, Patois (also refered to as Creole) is also widely spoken. Creole is based on French, and many of the words are similar, if not the same.

Lucian Creole (Patwa) The majority of St Lucians speak French Creole, popularly known as Patwa. The language is a mixture of French and other West African languages, and it comes complete with its syntax and grammar.

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