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Spanglish at the Border

A man who divides his time between San Diego, California, and Tijuana, Mexico, wonders if linguistic mixtures similar to Spanglish arise at other borders. Spanglish: The Making of a New American Language by Ilan Stavans, offers a look at this...

Is Spanglish a Language?

Spanglish. What’s it all about? Is it a real language, or just a funky amalgam? Ilan Stavans‘ book Spanglish: The Making of a New American Language traces the varieties of Spanglish that have sprung up around the country, and includes...

Kennedito

Kennedito  n.— «Qué término emplean los cubano-norteamericanos de Miami en lugar de traitor (traidor)? Kennedito.» —“¿Es el spanglish una lengua?” by Ilan Stavans Periodista Digital (Madrid...

burrito

burrito  n.— «¿Y cómo llaman los mexicanos del este de Los Ángeles al Tío Tom? Burrito.» —“¿Es el spanglish una lengua?” by Ilan Stavans Periodista Digital (Madrid, Spain) Mar. 28...