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Title: Polyglossie à la luxembourgeoise. Zu Entwicklung und Status des Lëtzebuergeschen
Author: Guido Josef Oebel
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Institution: Saga National University
Linguistic Field: Sociolinguistics
Subject Language: French
Subject LANGUAGE Family: Germanic; Romance
Abstract: The present paper describes the triglossic (Letzebuergish, French, German) situation in modern Luxemburg and the implied reflection of social status when using the one or the other of the three languages involved.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Venue: Saga University Press
Publication Info: Journal of the Faculty of Culture and Education Saga University, Volume 8, Number 1, pp. 247-257
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