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By Thomas Stolz,Dik Bakker,Rosa Salas Palomo
This edited quantity brings jointly fourteen unique contributions to the on-going debate approximately what's attainable in contact-induced language swap. The authors current a few new vistas on language touch which characterize new advancements within the field.
In the 1st a part of the quantity, the focal point is on method and conception. Thomas Stolz defines the learn of Romancisation methods as a truly promising laboratory for language-contact orientated examine and theoretical paintings dependent thereon. The reader is proficient concerning the huge scale initiatives on loanword typology within the contribution by means of Martin Haspelmath and on contact-induced grammatical swap carried out by means of Jeanette Sakel and Yaron Matras. Christel Stolz reports tactics of gender-assignment to mortgage nouns in German and German-based forms. The typology of personal loan verbs is the subject of the contribution by way of Søren Wichmann and Jan Wohlgemuth. within the articles by way of Wolfgang Wildgen and Klaus Zimmermann, extensively new techniques to the speculation of language touch are recommend: a dynamic version and a constructivism-based concept, respectively.
The moment a part of the quantity is devoted to extra empirically orientated stories which look at language-contact constellations with a Romance donor language and a non-European recipient language. Spanish-Amerindian (Guaraní, Otomí, Quichua) contacts are investigated within the comparative learn by way of Dik Bakker, Jorge Gómez-Rendón and Ewald Hekking. Peter Bakker and Robert A. Papen speak about the impact exerted by way of French at the indigenous languages of
This quantity offers the reader with new insights on all degrees of language-contact comparable reviews. the quantity addresses particularly a readership that has a robust curiosity in language touch usually and its repercussions at the phonology, grammar and lexicon of the recipient languages. specialists of Romance language touch, and experts of Amerindian languages, Afro-Asiatic languages, Austronesian languages and Pidgins and Creoles will locate the amount hugely valuable.
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Aspects of Language Contact: New Theoretical, Methodological and Empirical Findings with Special Focus on Romancisation Processes (Empirical Approaches to Language Typology [EALT]) by Thomas Stolz,Dik Bakker,Rosa Salas Palomo