John McWhorter on the process by which creole languages are born.

From Pidgins to Creoles

From Pidgins to Creoles

A show about the mysteries of English.
Sept. 19 2017 11:17 AM

From Pidgins to Creoles

When languages collide and creoles are born.

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How exactly do creole languages come about? In the latest episode, John McWhorter explains the process.

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