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Title: Morphological simplicity in pidgins and creoles
Contributor(s): Siegel, Jeff (author)
Publication Date: 2004
DOI: 10.1075/jpcl.19.1.06sie
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/1279
Abstract: My first two columns will go back to the basics, and look at two ofthe fundamental notions used to define pidgin and creole languages – simplification and elaboration (or expansion), following Syea’s (2002: 200) call for a reassessment of these terms. I’ll start here with simplification (or simplicity). First, I’ll illustrate various conceptions of this notion, and then delineate a particular approach that I’ll use to talk about the origins of morphological simplicity in pidgins and creoles.
Publication Type: Journal Article
Source of Publication: Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages, 19(1), p. 139-162
Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company
Place of Publication: Amsterdam, Netherlands
ISSN: 0920-9034
1569-9870
Field of Research (FOR): 200408 Linguistic Structures (incl Grammar, Phonology, Lexicon, Semantics)
Peer Reviewed: Yes
HERDC Category Description: C1 Refereed Article in a Scholarly Journal
Other Links: http://www.benjamins.com/cgi-bin/t_seriesview.cgi?series=jpcl
http://www.benjamins.nl/jbp/series/JPCL/19-1/art/0004a.pdf
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