The Bilingual’s Linguistic Repertoire

  • Braj B. Kachru
Part of the Topics in Language and Linguistics book series (TLLI)


Recent research on bilingualism,1 especially during the last two decades, has significantly contributed to our understanding of two rather neglected areas of this topic: the neurolinguistic study of a bilingual’s brain (Paradis 1979), and formal and functional analyses of the linguistic (or verbal) repertoire of a speaker of a language (Kachru 1981; Wald 1974).


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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

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  • Braj B. Kachru

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