Publication details [#56569]

Levey, Stephen. 2012. General Extenders and Grammaticalization: Insights from London Preadolescents. Applied Linguistics 33 (3) : 257–281.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
Oxford University Press


This study unveils gender-distinguished patterns in London preadolescents' general extender use, and points out that productive variants are differentially influenced by processes collectively linked to grammaticalization.