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  • Print publication year: 2021
  • Online publication date: May 2021

1 - Describing Bilinguals


The posts here will help set the stage for many of those that follow in later chapters. In Post 1.1, it is shown how language proficiency has ceded its place to language use when defining bilingualism. Bilinguals are now seen as those who use two or more languages (or dialects) in everyday life.