The Structure of Creole Words: Segmental, Syllabic and Morphological Aspects

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Parth Bhatt, Ingo Plag
Niemeyer, Jan 1, 2006 - Creole dialects - 241 pages
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This volume brings together articles that are focused on segmental, syllabic and morphological aspects of creole words, thus contributing to the ongoing debates about the nature of phonology and morphology and their role in emergence and development of these languages. The papers cover a wide range of creole languages with different lexifier languages and address empirical, typological, historical and theoretical issues, drawing our attention to hitherto unknown phenomena or offering interesting new analyses of established facts.

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JeanLouis Rouge and Emmanuel Schang
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Ingo Plag is Professor of English Linguistics in the department of Linguistics, Literary and Media Studies at the University of Siegen.

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