Clive Perdue

List of John Benjamins publications for which Clive Perdue plays a role.


The Acquisition of Spatial Relations in a Second Language

Angelika Becker and Mary Carroll

[Studies in Bilingualism, 11] 1997. xii, 212 pp.
Subjects Language acquisition | Multilingualism

The Acquisition of Temporality in a Second Language

Rainer Dietrich, Wolfgang Klein and Colette Noyau

[Studies in Bilingualism, 7] 1995. xii, 288 pp.
Subjects Applied linguistics | Semantics | Syntax

Utterance Structure: Developing grammars again

Wolfgang Klein and Clive Perdue

[Studies in Bilingualism, 5] 1992. xvi, 354 pp.
Subjects Language acquisition | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology


Finiteness is traditionally associated with the morpho-syntactic categories of person and tense. The notion of finiteness has however much wider, semantic and pragmatic ramifications, a fact which has led several researchers to make a distinction between M(orphological) and S(emantic) finiteness.… read more
Dimroth, Christine, Petra Gretsch, Peter Jordens, Clive Perdue and Marianne Starren 2003 Finiteness in Germanic languages: A stage-model for first and second language developmentInformation Structure and the Dynamics of Language Acquisition, Dimroth, Christine and Marianne Starren (eds.), pp. 65–93 | Article
Three of the traditional questions in (second) language acquisition research are: 1. What is acquired, in what order? 2. How is it acquired? 3. Why is it acquired? In this paper, I concentrate on (1) and (3), proposing a description of various learners' paths towards various L2s, and examining… read more
Dietrich, Rainer and Clive Perdue 1995 IntroductionThe Acquisition of Temporality in a Second Language, Dietrich, Rainer, Wolfgang Klein and Colette Noyau, pp. 1 ff. | Miscellaneous
Perdue, Clive 1991 Cross-linguistic comparisons: organizational principles in learner languagesCross Currents in Second Language Acquisition and Linguistic Theory, Huebner, Thom and Charles A. Ferguson (eds.), pp. 405 ff. | Article
Trévise, Anne, Clive Perdue and José Deulofeu 1991 Word Order and Discursive Coherence in L2A Case for Psycholinguistic Cases, Appel, Gabriela and Hans W. Dechert (eds.), pp. 163 ff. | Article