Aditiawarman, Mac
Macromac-Ind|Fakultas Sastra Universitas Ekasakti

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Language Birth Aditiawarman, Mac
Jurnal Ilmiah Langue and Parole Vol 1 No 1 (2017): Jurnal Ilmiah Langue and Parole
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Language birth is a kind of event where a language appear and used by the community. Language birth through long process. Language birth can be formed by mixing of two or more languages. The formation of a new language is usually the result of a mixture of vocabulary. The mixing of the vocabulary will be mastered by one of the languages called the matrix language. The matrix language has a strong position in the new language because the matrix language controls the development of the new language. Merging two or more languages takes considerable time until the language becomes a new permanent language like Tiong Pa language in Padang, West Sumatera, Indonesia.