Germanic-Romance language contact in the Southern-Central Alps

Data inizio
1 marzo 2014
Durata (mesi) 
60
Dipartimenti
Lingue e Letterature Straniere
Responsabili (o referenti locali)
Tomaselli Alessandra
URL
https://vre.leidenuniv.nl/vre/atheme/public/default.aspx
Parole chiave
Linguistic contact, Germanic-Romance Comparison, Microvariation

Objectives
This project has 2 main objectives:
The first objective is to complement the description and analysis of grammatical diversity across regional languages; the second objective is to investigate the possible effects of multilingualism on grammar changes in a situation of contact between regional and standard languages
Tasks
Task 1 (Objective 1)
: Systematic linguistic descriptions and theoretically informed analyses will be provided for  Germaninc Heritage languages spoken in in the Southern-Central Alps (Cimbrian varieties)

Task 2 (Objective 2): Systematic descriptions and analyses will be provided for the reciprocal effects of multilingualism on grammar changes in a germanic-Romance contact situation (linguistic domain: morpho-syntax)  

Fondi assegnati: 4500, 00 Euro

Partecipanti al progetto

Birgit Alber
Professore associato
Stefan Rabanus
Professore associato
Alessandra Tomaselli
Professore ordinario

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