Dialect death? The present state of the dialects of the Scottish fishing community

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCurrent trends in Historical Sociolinguistics
EditorsCinzia Russi
Place of PublicationWarsaw
Publisherde Gruyter Open
Pages143-164
Number of pages22
ISBN (Electronic)9783110488401, 978-3-11-048844-9
ISBN (Print)978-3-11-048839-5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2016

Keywords

  • Scots
  • attrition
  • dialect death
  • lexical variation and change

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Millar, R. M. (2016). Dialect death? The present state of the dialects of the Scottish fishing community. In C. Russi (Ed.), Current trends in Historical Sociolinguistics (pp. 143-164). Warsaw: de Gruyter Open. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110488401-010