In this paper, I derive the asymmetries in morphosyntactic behaviors of synthetic and primary compounds through differences in terms of their formation. Following that, I examine how the resulting structures may regulate the interactions between the elements therein in terms of morphophonology and contextual allomorphy.
Harðarson, Gísli Rúnar
"Forming a Compound and Spelling it Out,"
University of Pennsylvania Working Papers in Linguistics: Vol. 24:
1, Article 11.
Available at: https://repository.upenn.edu/pwpl/vol24/iss1/11