Matthias Katerbow

Matthias Katerbow

List of John Benjamins publications for which Matthias Katerbow plays a role.


Acquiring Sociolinguistic Variation

Edited by Gunther De Vogelaer and Matthias Katerbow

[Studies in Language Variation, 20] 2017. vi, 347 pp.
Subjects Language acquisition | Multilingualism | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology | Theoretical linguistics


De Vogelaer, Gunther, Jean-Pierre Chevrot, Matthias Katerbow and Aurélie Nardy. 2017. Chapter 1. Bridging the gap between language acquisition and sociolinguistics: Introduction to an interdisciplinary topic. Acquiring Sociolinguistic Variation, De Vogelaer, Gunther and Matthias Katerbow (eds.), pp. 1–41
Despite repeated calls for in-depth research, the acquisition of patterns of sociolinguistic variation has long been an underinvestigated topic both in sociolinguistics and in language acquisition research. With the exception of a few exploratory studies, most notably Labov (1964), it has long been… read more | Chapter
This paper – part of a larger study on the acquisition of variation in a Moselle-Franconian village (Wittlich/Eifel) – deals with data from children’s natural peer-group interactions during salesperson–buyer role-play. While analyzing this data, a large amount of intracontextual variation was… read more | Article