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Published by P. Lang in Frankfurt am Main, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guernsey (Channel Islands),
  • Channel Islands,
  • Guernsey.,
  • Guernsey
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- Dialects -- Channel Islands -- Guernsey.,
    • English language -- Variation -- Channel Islands -- Guernsey.,
    • English language -- Channel Islands -- Guernsey -- Foreign elements -- French.,
    • French language -- Channel Islands -- Guernsey -- Influence on English.,
    • Languages in contact -- Channel Islands -- Guernsey.,
    • Guernsey (Channel Islands) -- Languages.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHeinrich Ramisch.
      SeriesBamberger Beiträge zur englischen Sprachwissenschaft,, Bd. 24
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE2094.G86 R36 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 211 p. :
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1930347M
      ISBN 103631418035
      LC Control Number90145777

      I am interested in visiting all of the islands that are available to the public (Jersey, Guernsey, Sark and I think there's one more that begins with an H?). My big problem is logistics. I am coming from L.A., and I can't decide whether to fly to Guernsey from London (the baggage issue has stopped me in the past), take a train to Poole and take.


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: The Variation of English in Guernsey/Channel Islands (Bamberger Beiträge zur Englischen Sprachwissenschaft / Bamberg Studies in English Linguistics) (): Ramisch, Heinrich: BooksCited by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: VII, Seiten: Illustrationen, Karten. Contents: Contents: The linguistic situation of the Channel Islands from a diachronic point of view - Language contact and linguistic variation in Guernsey - Analysis of grammatical, phonological and lexical features together with a quantitative analysis.

The Variation of English in Guernsey/Channel Islands book of English in Guernsey/Channel Islands This Ph.D. dissertation portrays the linguistic situation of the Channel Islands from a diachronic point of view: the language contact between English and Norman French and the process of anglicization of the islands during the 19th and 20th centuries.

Book (Paperback) ISBN: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Universität Bamberg, Description. The variation of English in Guernsey, Channel Islands. [Heinrich Ramisch] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Guernsey (/ ˈ ɡ ɜːr n z i / (); Guernésiais: Guernési) is an island in the English Channel off the coast of Normandy, and is one of the British Channel lies roughly north of Saint-Malo and to the west of Jersey and the Cotentin several smaller nearby islands, it forms a jurisdiction within the Bailiwick of Guernsey - a British Crown dependency.

Variations Alderney English. Alderney English is the variety of English spoken by some residents of is questionable whether this is a separate dialect: due to Alderney's small size and high rate of immigration and emigration, particularly to/from nearby Guernsey and the UK, a high proportion of the population speaks the English of their place of origin, while many people who have.

Guernsey, second largest of the Channel Islands. It is 30 miles (48 km) west of Normandy, France, and roughly triangular in shape. With Alderney, Sark, Herm, Jethou, and associated islets, it forms the Bailiwick of Guernsey. Its capital is St. Peter Port. Guernsey ceased to be ruled by Normandy in The Channel Islands (Norman: Îles d'la Manche; French: Îles Anglo-Normandes or Îles de la Manche) are an archipelago in the English Channel, off the French coast of include two Crown dependencies: the Bailiwick of Variation of English in Guernsey/Channel Islands book, which is the largest of the islands; and the Bailiwick of Guernsey, consisting of Guernsey, Alderney, Sark, Herm and some smaller islands.

(shelved 1 time as channel-islands) avg rating — 35, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Around BC, rising sea created the English Channel and separated the Norman promontories that became the bailiwicks of Guernsey and Jersey from continental Europe.

Neolithic farmers then settled on its coast and built the dolmens and menhirs found on the islands today. The island of Guernsey contains two sculpted menhirs of great archaeological interest, while the dolmen known as L'Autel.

Five great books set in Guernsey. 7th June Guernsey is the latest destination in our ‘Five great books set in ’ series. One of the Channel Islands, Guernsey is the second largest of the cluster of inhabited islands close to the French coast, but more aligned historically and culturally with England.

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Room upgrades and meal supplements are per person per night. A British crown dependency, the sunny (well, relatively speaking) island of Guernsey boasts mild winters and warm summer months.

From coasteering to kayaking, windsurfing to foodie foraging, outdoor enthusiasts of all types will love to roam this gorgeous Channel Island. Lookup people in Guernsey Phone Book (). Search by first name, last name, and location. Find people in the Guernsey telephone directory for phone numbers and addresses.

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Just off the Normandy coast, the Channel Islands comprising of Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark and Herm are a short hop away from Britain and mainland Europe. There is so much to see and do in the Channel Islands.

See below for events across all the Islands. Guernsey The Bailiwick of Guernsey is a group of islands in the English Channel, part of the Channel ey itself is the main island, some 50 miles west of Normandy; it's about 6 miles long by 3 miles wide, with St Peter Port as its chief settlement.

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It has its own parliament called “The States of Guernsey and the meetings are called “States of Deliberation”, (with some accuracy one suspects). Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables was written while he was staying on the Island, and it has two official languages – English and Guernésiais, which is Guernsey’s regional variation of French.

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It reached the number one position on The New York Times Best Seller list for paperback trade fiction on August 2, ; it had been on the list for 11 weeks. Stevie Davies, writing for The Guardian, said, "Shaffer's Guernsey characters step from the past. Film Synopsis: Lily James plays free-spirited journalist Juliet Ashton, who forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey in cinemas April 20th.

At the beginning of the nineteenth century, despite years of allegiance to the English Crown, a majority of Guernseymen still spoke the language and retained aspects of the culture of France, the Island's closest neighbour, but England's hereditary foe.

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The Channel Islands (Norman: Îles d'la Manche) are a group of islands off the coast of Normandy, comprise two separate countries: the Bailiwick of Guernsey and the States of are British, but do not belong to the United Kingdom.

They have their own language, a Norman-French patois is still spoken, but everyone speaks English. Ramisch, Heinrich – Variation of English in Guernsey/Channel Islands. [47] Ramsey, Winston G. – The War in the Channel Islands: Then and Now. [48] Richard, John D. and David McClintock – Wild Flowers of the Channel Islands.

[49] Sheridan, L. – The United Kingdom: The Development of Its Laws and Constitution: The Channel Islands. [   Guernsey and the other Channel Islands represent the last remnants of the medieval Duchy of Normandy, which held sway in both France and England.

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The linguistic situation of the Bailiwick of Guernsey is quite similar to that of Jersey, the other Bailiwick in the Channel h is the official language, French is used for administration, there are several varieties of Norman language used by a minority of the population, and Portuguese is spoken by immigrants in the workforce.

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Published on in Channel Islands, General Interest, Guernsey There’s a rich variety of traditional Guernsey surnames. Surnames that have been in the island for generations and with which we are all very familiar but may never have given any.

The second-largest island in the Channel Islands, Guernsey has gone to great lengths to change its sleepy backwater image, and it's working. Flatter and less dramatic-looking than Jersey, Guernsey has some stunning beaches, particularly along the north coast, rugged cliffs in the south, and a lively, compact capital of St Peter Port.

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-seys 1. Origin of Guernseyafter Guernsey, where first bred any of a breed of medium-sized dairy cattle, usually fawn-colored with white markings 2. Origin of Guernseyorig. made on the island[g-] a closefitting, knit. Census records are a valuable source of genealogical information for Guernsey because they list names, relationships, ages, places of birth, and marital statuses.

A census has been taken in Guernsey every 10 years since (except in ); the .