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ERIC Number: EJ605077
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1367-0069
Making Words in Two Languages: A Prosodic Account of Japanese-English Language Mixing.
Morimota, Yukiko
International Journal of Bilingualism, v3 n1 p23-44 Jan 1999
Provides an account of so-called "word-internal codeswitching," instances where lexemes are taken from one language to combine with affix-like elements from another. Data are from Japanese-English bilingual utterances as well as from other pairs. Argues that two factors determine proper selection and combination of morphemes coming from different languages. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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