What situations make code-switching more prone to occur? I know this has something to do with indigenous languages, and loan words, but I need some help to put it togethere. thank you
Code-switching is a tendency to revert to our indigenous language (L1) when speaking a target or second language (L2). Research has shown that children of bilingual homes with double exposure to languages at a consistent rate show evidence of code-switching as early as two years old. These discoveries have granted the question of whether humans acquire one language system followed by another, or if both systems are acquired at the same time. So far, all conclusions are still merely theoretical.
In bilingual adults, code-switching happens...
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