List of John Benjamins publications for which Galit Ben-Zvi plays a role.
Development of Hebrew derivational morphology from preschool to adolescence. Acquisition and Development of Hebrew: From infancy to adolescence, Berman, Ruth A. (ed.), pp. 135–1742016.
Three main devices construct the content-word lexicon of Hebrew: (1) nonlinear affixation of root and pattern (e.g., adjective matok ‘sweet’ from the root m-t-q and pattern CaCoC);† (2) linear concatenation of stem plus suffix (the abstract noun metik-ut ‘sweet-ness’); and (3) reduplication (the… read more | Article
12. Acquiring diminutive structures and meanings in Hebrew: An experimental study. The Acquisition of Diminutives: A cross-linguistic perspective, Savickienė, Ineta and Wolfgang U. Dressler (eds.), pp. 295–3172007.
The chapter describes an experimental study of the acquisition of derivational diminutives in Hebrew. The study population consisted of 48 children in four age groups: 5–6, 7–8, 10–11, 12–13, and adults. Participants were administered two tasks: an explanation task, and a production task. The… read more | Chapter