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Title: La pratique et l'usage des langues en milieu professionnel en Belgique – Resultats d'une enquête actuelle (septembre 2003)
Author: Guido Josef Oebel
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Institution: Saga National University
Linguistic Field: Sociolinguistics
Subject Language: Dutch
French
German
Subject LANGUAGE Family: Germanic; Romance
Abstract: This paper presents results from a survey on individual language use in Belgian companies, on the one hand between fellow workers on the other hand between employees and customers. Astonishingly, Foreign languages in Belgium such as Arabian and Spanish are more widely used than German, besides French and Dutch the third official language in Belgium.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Venue: Saga University Press
Publication Info: Journal of the Faculty of Culture and Education Saga University, Volume 9, Number 1, pp. 175-182


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