Search for dissertations about: "HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Finsk-ugriska språk Finska språket"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Finsk-ugriska språk Finska språket.

  1. 1. Language contact and structural change An Old Finnish case study

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Merlijn De Smit; Erling Wande; Kaisa Häkkinen; Raimo Anttila; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Finnish; historical linguistics; language contact; Whitehead; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Finno-Ugric languages Finnish language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Finsk-ugriska språk Finska språket;

    Abstract : The object of this study is to shed new light on both the influence exerted on Finnish by the Swedish language, and on the mechanisms by which language contact in structural domains takes place. It is argued that syntactic borrowing should be regarded as a subtype of reanalysis and extension rather than as an independent mechanism. READ MORE