Aspects of Language Contact: New Theoretical, Methodological - download pdf or read online

By Stolz, Thomas, Thomas Stolz, Dik Bakker, Rosa Salas Palomo

ISBN-10: 3110195844

ISBN-13: 9783110195842

ISBN-10: 3110206048

ISBN-13: 9783110206043

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 point of interest is on method and conception. Thomas Stolz defines the examine of Romancisation approaches as a truly promising laboratory for language-contact orientated examine and theoretical paintings established thereon. The reader is trained concerning the huge scale tasks on loanword typology within the contribution via Martin Haspelmath and on contact-induced grammatical swap carried out via Jeanette Sakel and Yaron Matras. Christel Stolz stories approaches of gender-assignment to mortgage nouns in German and German-based forms. The typology of personal loan verbs is the subject of the contribution via Søren Wichmann and Jan Wohlgemuth. within the articles by way of Wolfgang Wildgen and Klaus Zimmermann, extensively new methods to the speculation of language touch are recommend: a dynamic version and a constructivism-based conception, respectively.
The moment a part of the amount is devoted to extra empirically orientated reports which inspect 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 research via Dik Bakker, Jorge Gómez-Rendón and Ewald Hekking. Peter Bakker and Robert A. Papen talk about the impression exerted by means of French at the indigenous languages ofCanada. the level of the Portuguese effect at the Amazonian language Kulina is studied by means of Stefan Dienst. John Holm seems to be on the validity of the speculation that certain morphology typically falls sufferer to Creolization strategies and attracts his proof typically from Portuguese-based Creoles. For Austronesia, borrowings and calques from French nonetheless are an understudied phenomenon. Claire Moyse-Faurie’s contribution to this subject is hence a pioneer’s paintings. equally, Françoise Rose and Odile Renault-Lescure supply us with clean facts on language touch in French Guiana. the ultimate article of this assortment by way of Mauro Tosco demonstrates that the Italianization of languages of the previous Italian colonies in East Africa is just weak.

This quantity offers the reader with new insights on all degrees of language-contact similar experiences. the amount addresses in particular a readership that has a robust curiosity in language touch typically 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 quantity hugely necessary.

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Even with this restriction, it does not exhaust the extant literature on the subject of lexical copies. Information on this topic can very often also be gathered from studies which otherwise focus on phonological and grammatical Romancisation or sociolinguistic aspects thereof. Portuguese words in various African languages are the topic of Giese (1954), Martins (1958), Bradshaw (1965), Kiraithe and Baden (1976), Bal (1979a–b), Hair (1980), De Granda (1985a), Legère (1989), Huth (1991), Pasch (1997) among many others.

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