Saskatchewan Doukhobor Russian: A Disappearing Language


This paper introduces the history and surveys some features of Saskatchewan Doukhobor Russian, a near-extinct variety of the Russian language spoken in the Canadian prairie province of Saskatchewan. The paper also outlines the reasons for the language loss in Saskatchewan.

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Makarova, V. (2012) Saskatchewan Doukhobor Russian: A Disappearing Language. Open Journal of Modern Linguistics, 2, 90-96. doi: 10.4236/ojml.2012.23012.

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