It is young and unformed, but promising.
Mar 28 2011, 12:27pm CDT
Source: Salt Lake Tribune
Old Mines, Mo. • A small circle of history researchers is racing to capture the last remnants of a little-known French dialect that endures in some old Missouri mining towns before the few remaining native speakers succumb to old age.
So-called Missouri French is spoken by fewer than 30 people in Old Mines, southwest of St. Louis, although dozens of others can still rattle off phrases from childhood songs or overheard conve ...
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