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The Hybridity of Language: Italian in Argentina and Japanese in Brazil

The Hybridity of Language: Italian in Argentina and Japanese in Brazil

The evolutions of Brazilian Portuguese and Argentinian Spanish outline the massive impact of foreign introduction in these particular areas. From the invasion of Western powers to the influences of immigrant communities, these countries’ native languages underwent major cultural shifts in order to accommodate for the mass migration of people who became permanent, integral parts of the population.