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LINGUIST List 18.2591

Thu Sep 06 2007

Confs: Language Acquisition/Netherlands

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        1.    Natalie Boll, Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research

Message 1: Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research
Date: 06-Sep-2007
From: Natalie Boll <natalie.bolllet.uu.nl>
Subject: Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research
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Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research
Short Title: EMLAR IV

Date: 06-Nov-2007 - 08-Nov-2007
Location: Utrecht, Netherlands
Contact: Natalie Boll
Contact Email: emlarlet.uu.nl
Meeting URL: http://www.let.uu.nl/emlar/

Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition
Meeting Description:

The workshop aims at training advanced MA and PhD students working on first and
second language acquisition in experimental research. Lectures cover language
testing methods, statistics, computational modelling of acquisition,
longitudinal studies, language proficiency tests and sentence processing among
other things. Participants are also offered practical sessions on PRAAT, SPSS
(introductory and advanced), statistics with R, CHILDES, CELEX, web-based
experiments and E-Prime.

We are glad to announce the program of EMLAR IV (Experimental Methods in
Language Acquisition Research).

Details about the workshop and registrations can be found at:

For further questions, contact us at: emlar at let dot uu dot nl

We would like to remind you that the deadline for registration is 30th September

Tuesday, 6th November

8:00-9:00 Registration

9:00-9:10 Welcome

9:10-10:25 Language testing methods Ewa Dbrowska (University of Sheffield)

10:25-10:45 Break

10:45-12:00 Introduction to statistics and experimental design Hugo Quené
(Utrecht University)

12:00-12:45 Language proficiency tests Folkert Kuiken (University of Amsterdam)

12:45-14:00 Lunch

14:00-15:15 Computational modelling of acquisition Charles Yang (University of

15:15-15:45 Break

15:45-17:45 E-prime Nivja de Jong (University of Amsterdam)
SPSS A Esther Janse (Utrecht University)
SPSS B Roeland van Hout (Radboud University, Nijmegen)
PRAAT Paul Boersma (University of Amsterdam)
Web-based experiments Sam Featherston (University of Tübingen)

17:45-18:45 Exchange your experience session

18:30 Drinks

Wednesday, 7th November

9:00-9:45 Cross-group comparisons in L2 acquisition Sharon Unsworth (Utrecht

9:45-10:30 ERP Janet van Hell (Radboud University, Nijmegen)

10:30-11:00 Break

11:00-12:15 First/second language acquisition Virginia Valian (City University
of New York)

12:15-13:30 Lunch

13:30-15:30 CELEX A Emmanuel Keuleers (University of Antwerp)
CHILDES Helena Taelman (University of Antwerp)
E-prime Nivja de Jong (University of Amsterdam)
Statistics with R Hugo Quené

15:30-16:00 Break

16:00-18:00 CELEX B Emmanuel Keuleers (University of Antwerp)
CHILDES Jacqueline van Kampen (Utrecht University)
PRAAT Holger Mitterer (Max Planck Institute, Nijmegen)
SPSS A Esther Janse (Utrecht University)
Web-based experiments Sam Featherston (University of Tübingen)

19:00 Workshop dinner

Thursday, 8th November

9:45-10:30 Longitudinal data Jacqueline van Kampen (Utrecht University)

10:30-11:15 Infant testing Paula Fikkert (Radboud University, Nijmegen)

11:15-11:45 Break

11:45-12:30 Experimental semantics Bart Hollebrandse (University of Groningen)

12:30-13:45 Lunch

13:45-14:30 Comparing methods for research on bilingual/L1/L2/L3 sound
perception and word recognition Paola Escudero (University of Amsterdam)

14:30-15:45 Atypical development Alex Perovic (University College London)

15:45-16:15 Break

16:15-17:30 Methods for Investigating Morphological and Syntactic Processing
in Children Harald Clahsen (University of Essex)

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