Featured Linguist!

Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:


Still Needed:


Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington

Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

Personal Directory Information

Name: Rakesh  Mohan Bhatt
Institution: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: https://netfiles.uiuc.edu/rbhatt/www/index.html
State and/or Country: USA   
Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
Subject Language(s): Kashmiri
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  World Englishes
 Selected Proceedings of the 2007 Second Language Research Forum
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  World Englishes
Dissertation Director * of: Language and Identity: L2 acquisition in post-Soviet Moldova
(Matthew Ciscel, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Identities in Transition: Changing Language Roles in the Kashmiri Speech Community
(Mohd Bhat, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Crossing the Lexicon: Anglicisms in the German Hip Hop Community
(Matthew Garley, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Corpus Study of Tense, Aspect, and Modality in Diglossic Speech in Cairene Arabic
(Ola Moshref, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: English in Russian Academia: Uses and perceived significance
(Elena Lawrick, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Optimization in bilingual language use

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

Add to Linguist Directory Update your entry