Gregory Iverson

List of John Benjamins publications for which Gregory Iverson plays a role.


The Reality of Linguistic Rules

Susan D. Lima, Roberta Corrigan and Gregory Iverson

[Studies in Language Companion Series, 26] 1994. xxiii, 480 pp.
Subjects Functional linguistics | Theoretical linguistics
Subjects Discourse studies | Phonology | Pragmatics | Syntax | Typology

Explanation in Historical Linguistics

Edited by Garry W. Davis and Gregory Iverson

[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 84] 1992. xiv, 238 pp.
Subjects Historical linguistics | Theoretical linguistics


Eckman, Fred, Gregory Iverson and Jae Yung Song 2015 Overt and covert contrast in L2 phonologyJournal of Second Language Pronunciation 1:2, pp. 254–278 | Article
This paper reports results on the acquisition of the English /p/–/b/ contrast by native speakers of Arabic. This contrast does not exist in the participants’ native language (NL). The central finding of this study is that some of the research participants exhibited a covert contrast between these… read more
Kaneko, Emiko, Younghyon Heo, Gregory Iverson and Ian Wilson 2015 Quasi-neutralization in the acquisition of English coronal fricatives by native speakers of JapaneseJournal of Second Language Pronunciation 1:1, pp. 65–85 | Article
Second language learners show various forms of mispronunciation, or modification, of target pronunciation, most perhaps due to direct native language transfer, but others, summarized here, to deflected contrast, hypercorrection and covert contrast. The present paper reports on a novel form of… read more
Eckman, Fred, Gregory Iverson and Jae Yung Song 2014 Covert contrast in the acquisition of second language phonologyPerspectives on Phonological Theory and Development: In honor of Daniel A. Dinnsen, Farris-Trimble, Ashley W. and Jessica A. Barlow (eds.), pp. 25–48 | Article
This paper reports results on the acquisition of the English /s/ – /z/ phonemic contrast by native speakers of Spanish. The central finding is that some of the research participants exhibited a covert contrast between these segments in their interlanguage productions. Acoustic analysis revealed… read more
Lee, Soyoung and Gregory Iverson 2008 Development of Stop Consonants in KoreanKorean Linguistics 14, pp. 21–39 | Article
Abstract. The purpose of this study was to examine acoustically the developmental characteristics of Korean stops. Stop productions were obtained from 30 Korean male and female children in two age ranges (5 and 10 years). Voice-Onset-Time (VOT) delay and fundamental frequency (f 0) at the… read more
Abstract. This study aims to localize the brain regions involved in the apprehension of Korean laryngeal contrasts and to investigate whether the Internal Model advanced by Callan et al. (2004) extends to first versus second language perception of these unique three-way laryngeal distinctions.… read more
Iverson, Gregory and Ahrong Lee 2006 Perception of Contrast in Korean Loanword AdaptationKorean Linguistics 13, pp. 49–87 | Article
Abstract. A number of modifications affect the sound structure of foreign words as they are bor-rowed into Korean. We consider specifically the adaptation of word-final stops, liquids, and voiceless as well as voiced coronal sibilants. The particular manifestation of these is shown to corre-late… read more
Iverson, Gregory 2002 Korean as Catalyst in Modern PhonologyKorean Linguistics 11, pp. 53–91 | Article
Davis, Garry W. and Gregory Iverson 1996 The verschärfung as feature spreadGermanic Linguistics: Syntactic and diachronic, Lippi-Green, Rosina L. and Joseph C. Salmons (eds.), pp. 103 ff. | Article
Iverson, Gregory 1993 Lexical versus postlexical rule application in CatalanPrinciples and Prediction: The analysis of natural language, Eid, Mushira and Gregory Iverson (eds.), pp. 339 ff. | Article
Salmons, Joseph C. and Gregory Iverson 1993 Gothic PL- ~ FL- Variation as Lexical DiffusionDiachronica 10:1, pp. 87–96 | Article
Davis, Garry W. and Gregory Iverson 1992 PrefaceExplanation in Historical Linguistics, Davis, Garry W. and Gregory Iverson (eds.), pp. vii ff. | Miscellaneous
Iverson, Gregory and D. Wheeler 1989 Phonological categories and constituentsLinguistic Categorization: Proceedings of an International Symposium in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, April 10–11, 1987, Corrigan, Roberta, Fred Eckman and Michael Noonan (eds.), pp. 93–114 | Article
Iverson, Gregory and Gerald A. Sanders 1982 On the Government of Phonological Rules by LawsStudies in Language 6:1, pp. 51–74 | Article
Iverson, Gregory 1981 On the directionality of paradigm regularizationPhonology in the 1980’s, Goyvaerts, Didier L. (ed.), pp. 545–554 | Article