Derya Demirçay

List of John Benjamins publications for which Derya Demirçay plays a role.


Backus, Ad and Derya Demirçay 2021 Intense Turkish-Dutch bilingualism leads to intense Turkish-Dutch mixing: A usage-based account of increasing integration of two typologically different languagesCurrent Perspectives on Codeswitching, Vanden Wyngaerd, Emma, Renata Enghels, Mena B. Lafkioui and Marie Steffens (eds.), pp. 13–33 | Article
Codeswitching in the Turkish migration settings in Western Europe has been studied almost since the beginning of the labor migration that formed these communities. The patterns of codeswitching have gradually become more complex, which is demonstrated with reference to data from the Netherlands.… read more
Code-switching comes in three major sub-types: insertion, alternation, and congruent lexicalization. Turkish-Dutch code-switching is supposed to feature the first two types but not the third, because when the languages in contact are typologically distinct, there is not enough shared lexicon and… read more