Ana Maria Carvalho

List of John Benjamins publications for which Ana Maria Carvalho plays a role.


Portuguese-Spanish Interfaces: Diachrony, synchrony, and contact

Edited by Patrícia Amaral and Ana Maria Carvalho

Subjects Comparative linguistics | Romance linguistics | Theoretical linguistics
Subjects Generative linguistics | Romance linguistics | Theoretical linguistics


Carvalho, Ana Maria and Anna María Escobar 2020 PrefaceNew Approaches to Language Attitudes in the Hispanic and Lusophone World, Bugel, Talia and Cecilia Montes-Alcalá (eds.), pp. ix–xii | Miscellaneous
In this paper, we utilize negative polarity tag questions in order to assess to what extent discourse-pragmatic variables are susceptible to language contact induced changes. Based on a comparison of forms and functions of negative tags in the varieties spoken by Portuguese-Spanish bilinguals in… read more
Amaral, Patrícia and Ana Maria Carvalho 2014 IntroductionPortuguese-Spanish Interfaces: Diachrony, synchrony, and contact, Amaral, Patrícia and Ana Maria Carvalho (eds.), pp. 1–8 | Article
This chapter presents a sociolinguistic analysis of Uruguayan Portuguese, a variety that has been in contact with Spanish in bilingual communities along the Uruguayan-Brazilian border. First, it discusses the historical reasons behind the presence of Portuguese in Uruguay, and the social context… read more
Carvalho, Ana Maria 2006 Spanish (s) aspiration as a prestige marker on the Uruguayan-Brazilian borderLanguage Variation and Change: Historical and contemporary perspectives, Mar-Molinero, Clare and Miranda Stewart (eds.), pp. 85–114 | Article
This study analyzes the sociolinguistic distribution of /s/-aspiration, one of the realizations of syllable-final /s/ in Uruguayan border Spanish. It discusses aspiration as a new variant which is entering the dialect through the speech of the upper classes, in a process opposite to what has been… read more
Este trabalho tem o objetivo de discutir as políticas lingüísticas promovidas pelo sistema educacional uruguaio que visam a combater a presença do português nas comunidades bilíngües no norte do país nos últimos dois séculos. Ilustra-se como essas políticas, comuns no século XIX quando respondiam… read more