Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 11

Selected papers from the 44th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL), London, Ontario

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| University of Western Ontario
| University of Western Ontario
| University of Western Ontario
| University of Western Ontario
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This collection brings together current research on a range of phenomena in French, Spanish, Occitan and Italian, that will be of interest to scholars and students of Romance and general linguistics. The volume includes 12 peer-reviewed articles, first presented at the 44th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL), divided into three sections on syntax-semantics, morphosyntax, and bilingualism and language acquisition.
[Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory, 11]  2017.  vi, 269 pp.
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Table of Contents
Introduction
Silvia Perpiñán, David Heap, Itziri Moreno-Villamar and Adriana Soto-Corominas
1–5
Part I. Syntax-semantics
7–97
Chapter 1. Embedding verbs and subjunctive mood: The emotive factor
Léna Baunaz
9–31
Chapter 2. Towards a unified treatment of Spanish copulas
María J. Arche, Antonio Fábregas and Rafael Marín
33–52
Chapter 3. How French sheds new light on scalar particles
Isabelle Charnavel
53–75
Chapter 4. Pluralities of events: Semelfactives and a case of ‘single event’ nominalisation
Marta Donazzan and Lucia M. Tovena
77–97
Part II. Morphosyntax
99–188
Chapter 5. Laísmo and “le-for-les”: To agree or not to agree
Adolfo Ausín and Francisco José Fernández-Rubiera
101–125
Chapter 6. The morphological markedness of φ: Evidence from perfective auxiliaries in Southern Italian dialects
Giuseppe Torcolacci
127–145
Chapter 7. Partial subject paradigms and feature geometry in Northern Occitan dialects
Michèle Oliviéri, Jean-Pierre Lai and David Heap
147–167
Chapter 8. Automatic detection of syntactic patterns from texts with application to Spanish clitic doubling
Bruno Estigarribia
169–188
Part III. Bilingualism and language acquisition
189–264
Chapter 9. Voice quality transfer in the production of Spanish heritage speakers and English L2 learners of Spanish
Ji Young Kim
191–207
Chapter 10. Null subjects in the early acquisition of English by child heritage speakers of Spanish
Jennifer R. Austin, Liliana Sánchez and Silvia Perez-Cortes
209–227
Chapter 11. Return to Frenchville: Tracing a near-merger from legacy data
Barbara E. Bullock and Jenna Nichols
229–246
Chapter 12. The processing of intrasentential anaphoric subject pronouns in L2 Spanish
Juan P. Comínguez, Nuria Sagarra, Aurora Bel and Estela García-Alcaraz
247–264
Index
265–269
Subjects
BIC Subject: CF/2AD – Linguistics/Romance, Italic & Rhaeto-Romanic languages
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  2017015072 | Marc record