Publication details [#57771]

Miller, Karen. 2013. Acquisition of variable rules: /s/-lenition in the speech of Chilean Spanish-speaking children and their caregivers. Language Variation and Change 25 (3) : 331–340.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
Cambridge University Press


This study argues that production of Chilean Spanish s-lenition in utterance-final positions in caregiver's speech advances young children's (ages 2;04–5;09) s-lenition acquisition.