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Query:   Lexical Borrowing
Author:  nourgalal@usa net
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Historical Linguistics

Summary:   (PART 2)
Other contributions:

2- Jeff MacSwan suggested:
A book on code switching is due out in Feb 1999 by: Jeff MacSwan
entitled"A minimalist approach to intrasentential code switching",
New York: Garland Press

3-James Walker recommended:
Poplack, Sankoff & Miller (1988) The social correlates and linguistic
processes of lexical borrowing and assimilation.
Linguistics 26:47-104



4- Jan Tent wrote:

See two articles I co-authored on early Dutch loanwords in Polynesian
languages:

1. Geraghty, Paul & Jan Tent, 1997. Early Dutch loanwords in
Polynesia. Journal of the Polynesian Society Vol. 106, 2, pp.
131-160.

2. Ibid, 1997. More early Dutch loanwords in Polyensia. Journal of
the Polynesian Society Vol. 106, 4, pp.395-408.


5-

I am Zhongyi Eric Song, a postgraduate student of English dept of NTNU,
Taiwan.
I know there is an article dealing with the phnological adaptation of loan
words in recepient language.It's an article written by Larry Hyman in the
Studies in African Linguistics.

6- Ben Karlin:
Battison, Robbin. Lexical Borrowing in ASL (American Sign Language).
Haven't got the rest of the reference but I am sure you can find it. Talks
about the morphological processes of ordinary signs gradually subsuming
fingerspelling as English words become a part of ASL.
--------------------------------------------------------------
Ben Karlin , Staff Interpreter for the Deaf, St Louis Psychiatric
Rehabilitation Center

7- In response to your query on Linguist, I can recommend a nice little book
by Marcel Danesi, entitled something like _Loanwords and phonological
methodology_.

Tom Cravens
University of Wisconsin-Madison



Thanks again and all my best wishes,

Noran

LL Issue: 9.1777
Date Posted: 14-Dec-1998
Original Query: Read original query


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