Turks and Caicos Creole English

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Population

L1 users: 10,700 (1995), decreasing.

Language Status

6b (Threatened). De facto language of national identity.

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

Variety not studied, but may be related to Bahamas Creole English [bah] (Holm 1989:489). Appear to be shifting to a standard variety of Caribbean English.

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