Spanish in Context

Spanish in Context publishes original theoretical, empirical and methodological studies into pragmatics and sociopragmatics, variationist and interactional sociolinguistics, sociology of language, discourse and conversation analysis, functional contextual analyses, bilingualism, and crosscultural and intercultural communication with the aim of extending our knowledge of Spanish and of these disciplines themselves.

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ISSN 1571-0718 | E-ISSN 1571-0726
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1075/sic
Sample issue: SiC 14:1
Board
Executive Editor
Francisco Moreno-Fernández | Universidad de Alcalá & Heidelberg University
Co-editors
Patricia Bou-Franch | Universitat de València
Rosina Márquez Reiter | The Open University, UK
Kim Potowski | University of Illinois at Chicago
Review Editor
Isolda E. Carranza | Universidad Nacional de Córdoba
Editorial Assistant
Héctor Álvarez-Mella | Heidelberg University
Editorial Board
Antonio Briz | Universidad de Valencia
Yvette Bürki | Bern University
Rocío Caravedo | Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Ana M. Cestero Mancera | Universidad de Alcalá here
Godsuno Chela-Flores | University of Zulia
M. Victoria Escandell-Vidal | Universidad Complutense de Madrid
J. César Félix-Brasdefer | Indiana University
Sybille Große | Heidelberg University
Carol A. Klee | University of Minnesota
Bettina Kluge | University of Hildesheim
Jennifer Leeman | George Mason University
Nuria Lorenzo-Dus | Swansea University
Óscar Loureda | Heidelberg University
Norma Mendoza-Denton | University of California Los Angeles
Teresa Oteíza | Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Azucena Palacios Alcaine | Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Derrin Pinto | University of St. Thomas
Chase Wesley Raymond | University of Colorado
Naomi Shin | University of New Mexico
Antonio Torres Torres | University of Barcelona
Daniel J. Villa | New Mexico State University
Ana Celia Zentella | University of California at San Diego
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Latest articles

17 May 2022

  • La construcción temporal : Herramienta estructural y estrategia argumentativa en el texto expositivo. Una mirada a las funciones del pretérito perfecto compuesto y el pretérito perfecto simple
    José Manuel Bustos Gisbert
  • 28 March 2022

  • Polifuncionalidad y prosodia : Construcciones introducidas por a ver si en español peninsular
    Pedro Gras Adrián Cabedo | SIC 19:1 (2022) pp. 48–71
  • 18 March 2022

  • Santiago U. Sánchez Jiménez, Nieves Martín RogeroCarmen Servén Díez. 2018. Complementos para la formación en lengua y literatura
    Reseña de Liliana Tozzi | SIC 19:1 (2022) pp. 175–188
  • 8 March 2022

  • A case for velarization of Spanish word-internal coda stops as hypercorrection
    Silvina Bongiovanni | SIC 19:1 (2022) p. 99
  • Convergence patterns in the city of Seville : Sociolinguistic study of seseo
    Juana Santana Marrero | SIC 19:1 (2022) pp. 122–145
  • 25 February 2022

  • ¿A poco así dices? Biased interrogatives with ¿A poco (no)…? in Mexican Spanish
    Asela Reig Alamillo | SIC 19:1 (2022) pp. 1–24
  • La voz como reacción emocional : De qué nos informa la prosodia
    Xose A. Padilla | SIC 19:1 (2022) pp. 72–98
  • 25 January 2022

  • Mixing Catalan, English and Spanish on WhatsApp : A case study on language choice and code-switching
    Carmen Pérez-Sabater
  • 14 January 2022

  • Politeness and pragmatic transfer in L2 pronominal address usage : Variation of T/V pronouns in Spanish by Chinese learners
    Yixin Wang | SIC 19:1 (2022) pp. 25–47
  • 24 December 2021

  • ¿Usté en Ciudá Real dice Madriz? Estudio sociolingüístico de la –d final de palabra en el habla de Ciudad Real
    Marko Kapović | SIC 19:1 (2022) pp. 146–174
  • 30 November 2021

  • El ‘saber habitual’ : Una gramaticalización inducida por factores internos y externos en el español andino ecuatoriano
    Paola Enríquez Duque | SIC 18:3 (2021) pp. 362–386
  • 16 November 2021

  • Eliecer Crespo FernándezCarmen Luján García. 2018. Anglicismos sexuales en español. El inglés como recurso eufemístico y disfemístico en la comunicación virtual
    Reseña de Eugenia Esperanza Núñez Nogueroles | SIC 18:3 (2021) pp. 479–487
  • 11 October 2021

  • Identity and investment in language learning : A case study of heritage Spanish speakers
    Farah Ali | SIC 18:3 (2021) pp. 430–458
  • 4 October 2021

  • The Ecuadorian Spanish benefactive and its inherent aspect : A reconstruction
    Paz González Martine Bruil | SIC 18:3 (2021) pp. 459–478
  • 20 September 2021

  • Las construcciones modales con deber : Elección morfosintáctica y creación de significado en el discurso de los medios de comunicación de Salamanca (España)
    Miguel A. Aijón Oliva | SIC 18:3 (2021) pp. 335–361
  • Victoria Rodrigo. 2019. La comprensión lectora en la enseñanza del español LE/L2: de la teoría a la práctica
    Reseña de Hebe Gargiulo | SIC 18:3 (2021) pp. 488–496
  • 30 August 2021

  • Y yo en plan: “¿Qué es esto?” . Los marcadores de cita en el español coloquial
    Anke Grutschus | SIC 18:3 (2021) pp. 409–429
  • 19 August 2021

  • Interdental /s/ in Salvadoran Spanish : Linguistic patterns and social meaning
    Ana Cecilia Iraheta | SIC 18:3 (2021) pp. 387–408
  • 27 July 2021

  • Remapping variable subject position in Spanish intransitives : A proposal for functionally defined categories in motion verbs
    Manuel F. Pulido | SIC 18:2 (2021) pp. 257–284
  • 22 July 2021

  • Ignacio Bosque, Sylvia CostaMarisa Malcuori (eds.). 2018. Palabras en lluvia minuciosa. Veinte visitas a la gramática del español inspiradas por Ángela Di Tullio
    Reseña de Patricia C. Hernández | SIC 18:2 (2021) pp. 323–334
  • 8 July 2021

  • Vos and in the linguistic landscape : Attitudes toward their use in Medellín, Colombia
    Joseph R. Weyers | SIC 18:2 (2021) pp. 218–236
  • Manuel Alcántara Plá. 2017. Palabras invasoras: el español de las nuevas tecnologías
    Reseña de Eduardo Bolívar Mezquida | SIC 18:2 (2021) pp. 318–322
  • 6 May 2021

  • Polylanguaging and bivalency in the Ecuadorian linguistic landscape : An analysis of public signs in Azogues, Ecuador
    Jordan Lavender | SIC 18:2 (2021) pp. 161–191
  • 4 May 2021

  • El género tesis de licenciatura en lingüística : Descripción léxico-gramatical de sus propósitos comunicativos
    Ignacio Lobos René Venegas | SIC 18:2 (2021) pp. 285–317
  • 9 April 2021

  • Political persuasion in a Spanish electoral debate : Intonation and affectivity in openings and closings
    Raquel Hidalgo Downing María Jesús Nieto y Otero | SIC 18:2 (2021) pp. 192–217
  • 6 April 2021

  • El mundo del trabajo en los libros de texto de ELE : Una perspectiva política y económica
    Pau Bori Ana Kuzmanovic Jovanovic | SIC 18:2 (2021) pp. 237–256
  • 15 January 2021

  • Seeds of change : Social factors conditioning intervocalic /s/ voicing in Loja, Ecuador
    Christina García | SIC 17:3 (2020) pp. 438–463
  • “Oh, I don’t even know how to say this in Spanish” : The linguistic representation of Latinxs in “Jane the Virgin”
    Victoria Melgarejo Mary Bucholtz | SIC 17:3 (2020) pp. 488–510
  • Percepción comunitaria de la distinción fonemática de la /s/ y la /θ/ en hablantes andaluces : Estudio en la ciudad de Málaga
    Álvaro Molina-García | SIC 17:3 (2020) pp. 415–437
  • Le dije yo, digo : Construccionalización de los introductores cuotativos con el verbo decir en español peninsular y argentino
    Pekka Posio Andrea Pešková | SIC 17:3 (2020) pp. 391–414
  • Spanish mid vowels as sociolinguistic variables in Galicia
    Mónica de la Fuente Iglesias Susana Pérez Castillejo | SIC 17:3 (2020) pp. 464–487
  • Ana María Díaz Collazos. 2015. Desarrollo sociolingüístico del voseo en la región andina de Colombia (1555–1976)
    Reviewed by Eliot Raynor | SIC 17:3 (2020) pp. 511–517
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    Main BIC Subject

    CF/2ADS: Linguistics/Spanish

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    LAN009000: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General