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Wilhelm, C. A. (2017). Between simplification and complexification. German, Hungarian, Romanian noun and adjective morphologies in contact, Journal of Language Contact, 10(1), 56-75.
This paper explores patterns in the integration of Hungarian and Romanian nouns as well as adjectives in the German dialect of the speech community of Palota, a German Sprachinsel in North-West-Romania. The main focus of the study is on both inflectional and derivational noun and adjective morphologies and on how they behave in the case of some more or less distantly related contact languages. Based on a select number of examples from first hand data and following standard code-mixing models suc