JAMAICA TALK. THREE HUNDRED YEARS OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE IN JAMAICA. 3A ED.
Cassidy, Frederic G.
Kingston, University of the West Indies Press, 2007. 468p., index, wrps Very Good Paperback 9789766401702 "First published in 1961, Jamaica Talk is a thorough study of the English spoken language in Jamaica and, although intended for the general educated reader rather than the linguistic specialist, has a foundation of sound scholarship which makes it an authoratative classic...There are chapters on the composition of 'Jamaica Talk' and on pronunciation, grammer and vocabulary" (Item ID: 110439)