Aggregating Dialectology, Typology, and Register Analysis by Professor of Linguistics Benedikt Szmrecsanyi

By Professor of Linguistics Benedikt Szmrecsanyi

This ebook is anxious with the quantitative, utilization established, and aggregational examine of linguistic version. even supposing dialectologists, sign in analysts, typologists, and quantitative linguists care for linguistic edition, there was little interplay throughout those fields. The contributions, written via well known experts of their subfields, exhibit that there's mutual suggestion by way of pondering outdoors the disciplinary field.

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Moreover, for this reason, the influence of the overarching standard language – standard Dutch – is also systematically taken into account. Specifically, we will focus on the lexicon, and the morphology and the sound components to address the following questions: 1. Do dialects change? Do linguistic levels correlate with each other? Which level is affected the most? 2. Do dialects converge to standard Dutch? Do dialects that are less like standard Dutch converge more strongly towards it than those that are closer to it?

Theme issue edited by Maria Koptjevskaja-Tamm and Martine Vanhove, New Directions in Lexical Typology). ), The World Atlas of Language Structures. (Book with interactive CD-ROM) Oxford: Oxford University Press. Zipf, George Kingsley 1949 Human Behavior and the Principle of Least Effort. ) Cambridge: Addison-Wesley. New York: Hafner. 26 Wilbert Heeringa and Frans Hinskens Wilbert Heeringa (University of Groningen) and Frans Hinskens (Meertens Instituut, VU University Amsterdam, FRIAS) Convergence between dialect varieties and dialect groups in the Dutch language area* Abstract We aim to show that dialects are changing and becoming less differentiated.

Change of dialect groupings The results are shown in Figure 5 (Appendix, p. 453). At the lexical level we do not find any grouping on the basis of the “old” distances; the map shows one large dialect continuum which covers the Netherlands and part of Belgium. In the map on the basis of the “new” distances we find that this continuum has receded to the Netherlands only. However, three Frisian varieties (blue) and five dialects of Het Bildt (orange) are found as separate groups. At the morphological level the yellow group in the “old” map includes Belgian dialects.

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