Attitudes towards Spoken and Written Spanish Language of the United States

Actitudes hacia el español hablado y escrito de los Estados Unidos

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Antonio Medina-Rivera

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In this paper we analyze attitudes towards spoken and written Spanish Language
of the United States. The study is based on a questionnaire submitted to native Spanish
speakers from different countries of the Hispanic world through an online collection
instrument called Survey Monkey. A total of 110 Spanish speakers from Spain, Colombia,
Peru, Argentina, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, México and Chile participated. The results
show both the knowledge and attitudes that these speakers have about Spanish language
in the United States, as well as some signs of vitalization and development of Spanish in
that country. 
 
 



 
 

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