Case-marking in Contact

Case-marking in Contact

The Development and Function of Case Morphology in Gurindji Kriol

eBook - 2011
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Until recently, mixed languages were considered an oddity of contact linguistics, with debates about whether or not they actually existed stifling much descriptive work or discussion of their origins. These debates have shifted from questioning their existence to a focus on their formation, and their social and structural features. This book aims to advance our understanding of how mixed languages evolve by introducing a substantial corpus from a newly-described mixed language, Gurindji Kriol. Gurindji Kriol is spoken by the Gurindji people who live at Kalkaringi in northern Australia and is t.
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., Ă2011
ISBN: 9781283280471
1283280477
9789027284679
9027284679
9027252610
9789027252616
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1 online resource (xix, 311 pages) : map

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