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ISO 639-3: jam

The combined catalog of all OLAC participants contains the following resources that are relevant to this language:

Other known names and dialect names: Bongo Talk, Limón Creole English, Panamanian Creole English, Patois, Patwa, Quashie Talk, Southwestern Caribbean Creole English

Use faceted search to explore resources for Jamaican Creole English language.

Primary texts

  1. Understanding Jamaican patois : an introduction to Afro-Jamaican grammar. Adams, L. Emilie, 1941-. 1991. Kingston, Jamaica : Kingston Publishers Limited. oai:gial.edu:27103

Lexical resources

  1. Dictionary of Jamaican English. Cassidy, Frederic Gomes, 1907-; Le Page, R. B. (Robert Brock), 1920-2006. 1980. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press. oai:gial.edu:28114

Language descriptions

  1. ONLINEAPiCS Online Resources for Jamaican. n.a. 2013. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:apics-online.info:8
  2. Understanding Jamaican patois : an introduction to Afro-Jamaican grammar. Adams, L. Emilie, 1941-. 1991. Kingston, Jamaica : Kingston Publishers Limited. oai:gial.edu:27103
  3. ONLINEGlottolog 2.2 Resources for Jamaican. n.a. 2013. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:glottolog.org:jama1262
  4. ONLINEWALS Online Resources for Jamaican Creole. n.a. 2008. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wals.info:jcr

Other resources about the language

  1. ONLINEJamaican Creole syntax. A transformational approach. Bailey, Beryl Loftman. 1966. University Press. oai:refdb.wals.info:3422
  2. ONLINEJamaican Creole English: a language of Jamaica. n.a. 2013. SIL International. oai:ethnologue.com:jam
  3. ONLINEAre the goals and objectives of Jamaica's Bilingual Education Project being met?. Morren, Ronald C.; Morren, Diane. 2007. SIL Electronic Working Papers 2007-009. oai:sil.org:7822
  4. ONLINELINGUIST List Resources for Creole English, Jamaican. Anthony Aristar, Director of Linguist List (editor); Helen Aristar-Dry, Director of Linguist List (editor). 2014-04-23. The LINGUIST List (www.linguistlist.org). oai:linguistlist.org:lang_jam

Other resources in the language

  1. ONLINEVariation in the TMA system of Bastimentos Creole English, Panama. Heidi Reid (depositor); Endangered Languages Documentation Programme (sponsor). n.d. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:elar.soas.ac.uk:0171

Other known names and dialect names: Bongo Talk, Limón Creole English, Panamanian Creole English, Patois, Patwa, Quashie Talk, Southwestern Caribbean Creole English

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