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Mon Aug 21 2017

Books: Simplicity and Typological Effects in the Emergence of New Englishes: Brunner

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Date: 14-Aug-2017
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Subject: Simplicity and Typological Effects in the Emergence of New Englishes: Brunner
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Title: Simplicity and Typological Effects in the Emergence of New
Subtitle: The Noun Phrase in Singaporean and Kenyan English
Series Title: Topics in English Linguistics [TiEL]
Published: 2017
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton

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Author: Thomas Brunner
Hardback: ISBN: 9783110516593 Pages: Price: U.S. $ 114.99

The book is based on a detailed corpus-based investigation of the structure of noun phrases (NPs) in Singaporean English and Kenyan English with the aim of detecting, on the one hand, typological effects from substrate languages and, on the other hand, simplification patterns known to play a role in such varieties.

Linguistic Field(s): Typology

Subject Language(s): English (eng)

Written In: English (eng)

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