If you found our episode on Ghanaian English interesting, we have more information below. If you haven’t listened yet, find it here.
Where is Ghana? It’s next door to Côte d’Ivoire, Burkina Faso and Togo in West Africa.
What was that book of Ghanaianisms Selikem mentioned? Ghanaianisms: A Glossary
This article also has some Ghanaianisms.
Is there more information about Ghanaian Pidgin English? Selikem mentioned that there are two types:
- Basilectal – associated with less educated people
- Mesolectal/acrolectal – associated with more educated people
Magnus Huber has more information about them here.
You can hear some of it here.
Éwé and Akan are both Kwa languages.
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