Richard Allsopp
Jeannette Allsopp
Kingston, Jamaica
University of the West Indies Press
Dictionary of Caribbean English usage
9789766401450
9766401454
697 pages
Caribbean Cultural Studies
English language - Dictionaries. - Caribbean Area
English language - Dictionaries. - Dialects - Caribbean Area
Creole dialects, English - Dictionaries. - Caribbean Area
Contents8
Personnel9
Acknowledgements13
Introduction18
Caribbean English40
Glossary of Linguistic Terminology Used in the Dictionary59
Explanatory Notes64
Abbreviations70
Symbols74
Structure of an Entry75
Pronunciation77
THE DICTIONARY80
Appendices704
Citation Codes for Bibliographical References Used in the Dictionary706
FRENCH AND SPANISH SUPPLEMENT746
How to Use the Supplement751
Bibliography752
Territorial References Used in the Supplement754
THE SUPPLEMENT756