Speaking Spanish in the USA: Variations in Vocabulary Usage

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Native speakers of Spanish as well as intermediate and advanced level students of Spanish as a second language increasingly use words and expressions that bear the influence of American English. The author has been able to document the use of such terms in oral and written communication, both in formal and informal contexts. He asserts that these anglicisms are acceptable modes of speech in a developing dialect which he calls United States Spanish. The intention of his manual is not to change the way people express ...

Speaking Spanish in the USA: Variations in Vocabulary Usage 2005, Barron's Educational Series, Hauppauge, NY

ISBN-13: 9780764129537

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