We investigate how novel English-derived words (anglicisms) are used in a German-language Internet hip hop forum, and what factors contribute to their uptake.
Garley, Matt & Julia Hockenmaier. 2012. Beefmoves: Dissemination, diversity, and dynamics of English borrowings in a German hip hop forum. Proceedings of the 50th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, 135-139.