Shobha Satyanath

List of John Benjamins publications for which Shobha Satyanath plays a role.

Book series



In spite of the centrality of the vernacular in sociolinguistics, we find, it is constantly pitched against the standard, failing to make meaning on its own. It is common practice in western sociolinguistics to identify variants as standard or non-standard, thus marking a distinction between the… read more | Article
Satyanath, Shobha. 2017. Editorial. Asia-Pacific Language Variation 3:2, pp. 123–129
Satyanath, Shobha. 2017. Editorial. Asia-Pacific Language Variation 3:1, pp. 1–4
Satyanath, Shobha. 2016. Editorial. Asia-Pacific Language Variation 2:1, pp. 1–3
Satyanath, Shobha and Nazrin B. Laskar. 2009. 19. Ethnicity, bilingualism and variable clitic marking in Bishnupriya Manipuri. Variation in Indigenous Minority Languages, Stanford, James N. and Dennis R. Preston (eds.), pp. 441–462
This paper discusses variable patterns of overt marking in Bishnupriya NP structure. The main interest of the paper lies in the use of animacy-based classifier clitics (clf) which may be located on the head of a noun phrase, on one or more dependents, on both the head and the dependent(s) or on… read more | Article