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influence of English on Afrikaans

B. C. Donaldson

influence of English on Afrikaans

a case study of linguistic change in a language contact situation

by B. C. Donaldson

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Published by Serva Publishers in Pretoria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Afrikaans language -- Foreign elements -- English.,
    • Languages in contact -- South Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementB.C. Donaldson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPF861 .D6 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 312 p. :
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2250426M
      ISBN 100620124741
      LC Control Number89126848

        Afrikaans’s origins are complex and highly disputed. Its highest mutual intelligibility is with Dutch, yet it owes its departure from the language of the Netherlands to the influence of slaves.


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Get this from a library. The influence of English on Afrikaans: a case study of linguistic change in a language contact situation. [B C Donaldson]. An action exerted by a person or thing with such power on another to cause change. A person or thing exerting such power or action.

An element believed to determine someone's character or individual tendencies, caused by the position of the stars and planets at the time of one's birth.

The action of flowing in; influx. The book is written in Afrikaans with many English loan words and a lot of swearing (so not for the easily offended), or language purists. Afrikaans Language purists don't like the book because of the mix of English words within the Afrikaans. a study to determine the afrikaans and english vocabulary levels of grade one afrikaans mother tongue learners in windhoek a thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of master of education (early childhood development) of the university of namibia by.

The influence of Afrikaans on English in South Africa is quite powerful. Many Afrikaans words are used more often in English than the English word, some syntactic structures are even influenced by Afrikaans. The answers already.

Book Reviews / Boekresensies that an increasingly parochial and bigoted history would make it difficult for Afrikaners to cope with the changes taking place in South Africa.

For his efforts he was tarred and feathered as a traitor by thugs of the neo-fascist Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging in File Size: KB. Orange River Afrikaans (Oranjerivierafrikaans) – influenced by the Khoi languages, and; East Cape Afrikaans (Oos-Kaapse Afrikaans) – developed as a result of contact between Dutch and English settlers and the Xhosa tribes of the Southern and Eastern Cape areas.

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André Philippus Brink was a South African novelist. He wrote in Afrikaans and English and was until his retirement a Professor of English Literature at the University of Cape Town.

In the s, he and Breyten Breytenbach were key figures in the Afrikaans literary movement known as Die Sestigers ("The Sixty-ers")/5. The following list of Afrikaans titles for high schoolers was compiled from suggestions and recommendations made by various South African home educating parents.

They are listed in no particular order. For younger children, take a look at this list of Afrikaans Children’s Books.

Recommended Titles for Afrikaans Literature for Teens. Afrikaans 39 English/Afrikaans books in the epub format (and 9 PDF ebooks), designed to facilitate the learning of Afrikaans for English Speakers.

English Chapter first, followed by the corresponding Afrikaans Chapter. Justfreebooks - Get free ebooks. Search results for afrikaans liefdes verhale. the English language. This book recognizes, traces, documents, celebrates and elevates our English. It is an affirmation of this eclectic language and the freedom of a people.

(Saint Molakeng, The Sowetan, 29 Oct.p) 2. Apartheid, Afrikaans, and EnglishFile Size: 83KB. English Afrikaans; book: bespreek; boek; geskrif; inskryf; noteer; opskryf; wedrenprogram; werk: a sealed book ’n geslote boek: be booked for: bespreek hê na; nie kan loskom nie: be in somebody’s bad books: by iemand in ’n slegte blaadjie staan: book of life: lewensboek: book.

Poets became the most potent harbingers of the new language as the Second Afrikaans Language Movement began; they included Leipoldt, Marais, Celliers, Jakob Daniel du Toit (Totius), Daniel François Malherbe, and Toon van den Heever. Leipoldt, who would one day be condemned as a traitor to Afrikaners.

Although English has had a large influence on many languages, it has also been greatly influenced by other languages.

It is estimated that over 80% of the English vocabulary has been borrowed from other languages [v]. Many of these borrowed words have become so common that we don’t even notice them as foreign any more.

For example. Afrikaans (UK: / ˌ æ f r ɪ ˈ k ɑː n s /, US: / ˌ ɑː f-/) is a West Germanic language spoken in South Africa, Namibia and, to a lesser extent, Botswana and evolved from the Dutch vernacular of Holland (Hollandic dialect) spoken by the largely Dutch settlers (and then by the native Africans who associated with them) in the south-west of what is now South Africa, Language family: Indo-European, GermanicWest.

Introduction. Afrikaans, the official language during South Africa’s Apartheid era, often occupies a politicised space as the ‘colonial’ language of the White Afrikaner oppressor. Indeed, Afrikaans has a violent and racist history of oppression during the eras of White Afrikaner nationalism and Apartheid.

Afrikaans is therefore generally associated with White Afrikaans speakers (White. English, iR intended t9 supply the long-felt want of some kind of guide tu tho study of Afrikaans by English-speaking- people. ln eomH•ction with our special Afrikaans classes a l the U ni Yersi ty this need has been reveatedly imple~sed upon us, File Size: 5MB.

Learn Afrikaans with an exercise book. A full 48 pages of exercises in Afrikaans to help you learn the key words and phrases in the language. We suggest printing out the Afrikaans exercise book and working through the exercises with a pencil or a pen.

This well proven learning method is a refreshing choice in this digital age/5(7). Languages with up to 50 books: Afrikaans Aleut Arabic Arapaho Bodo Breton Bulgarian Caló Catalan Cebuano Czech Estonian Farsi Frisian Friulian Gaelic, Scottish Galician Gamilaraay Greek, Ancient Hebrew Icelandic Iloko Interlingua Inuktitut Irish Japanese Kashubian Khasi Korean Lithuanian Maori Mayan Languages Middle English Nahuatl Napoletano.

South African English has a flavour all its own, borrowing freely from Afrikaans, which is similar to Dutch and Flemish, as well as from the country’s many African languages. Other words come from Indian, Malay and colonial Portuguese influences. The Afrikaans language contains influences and roots from English, Khoi, Xhosa, Asian Malay, Malagasy, San, Portuguese and French; although many of these words do sound extremely different.

The dialect in the north-east was a form of Afrikaans and the written standard was developed from this. Synopsis Afrikaans, previously one of the two national languages of South Africa, and now one of eleven, has over 6 million speakers.

Updated for the new millennium, this compact dictionary includes comprehensive definitions and idiomatic expressions for /5(14). Giliomee, whose own daughters have both married English-speaking husbands, sees scant chance of the survival of Afrikaans culture in the long-term or even the survival of the Afrikaners as “a people”.

“There are six percent Afrikaners in South Africa. We built our entire identity around a language and a sense of history. South Africa’s population diversity means all 11 languages have had a profound effect on each other.

South African English, for example, is littered with words and phrases from Afrikaans, Zulu, Nama and other African languages. (Image: Brand South Africa) South Africa is a multilingual country. African literature - African literature - The influence of oral traditions on modern writers: Themes in the literary traditions of contemporary Africa are worked out frequently within the strictures laid down by the imported religions Christianity and Islam and within the struggle between traditional and modern, between rural and newly urban, between genders, and between generations.

A third wave of English settlers arrived between andand brought with them a diverse variety of English dialects. These last two waves did not have as large of an influence on South African English (SAE), for "the seeds of development were already sown in ".

T T o go to the very heart of the first written scripts in Afrikaans, one should visit the Bo-Kaap where the Muslim community worshipped in Arabic-Afrikaans long before the Bible was translated into Afrikaans.

At the Bo-Kaap Museum you’ll get a view of the history and culture of this community and the Islam influence on Afrikaans and Afrikaans culture. Due to contact between Afrikaans and English speakers in South Africa, many Dutch words entered English via Afrikaans, which has an estimated 90 to 95% vocabulary of Dutch origin.

Only the words that entered standard English are listed here. Pharos specialises in Afrikaans monolingual and Afrikaans and English bilingual dictionaries, but it has a growing number of bilingual and multilingual titles that reflect the full complexity of the South African language scene, and more exciting projects are under way and being planned.

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Most of these books are out of print, so you will have to look for them in libraries or order them via inter. English. Wastewater, also written as waste water, is any water that has been adversely affected in quality by anthropogenic influence.

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