Borrowing

Treffers-Daller, J. (2010) Borrowing. In: Fried, M., Östman, J.-O. and Verschueren, J., eds. (2010) Handbook of Pragmatics Highlights 6. (Variat) John Benjamins. ISBN 978 90 272 0783 8

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Abstract

This article offers an overview of qualitative and quantitative approaches to borrowing (the incorporation of features of one language into another). The focus is on the integration of borrowed words into recipient languages, and on sociolinguistic, phonetic and pragmatic aspects of borrowing is offered, and a wide range of examples from different language pairs are given.

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Faculty/Department:Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education
ID Code:11789
Deposited By: A. Lawson
Deposited On:17 Sep 2010 10:52
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