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Name: John  M.  Ryan
Institution: University of Northern Colorado
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State and/or Country: CO
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Specialty: Historical Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Italian
Language Family(ies): Germanic
Latin Subgroup
Selected Publications: 1) The Genesis of Argument Structure: Observations from a Child’s Early Speech Production in Spanish.
2) “A Child’s Early Overuse of the Imperative to Express Agentivity in Spanish.”
3) “L1 Acquisition of Argument Structure in Spanish.”
4) “The Acquisition of Lexical Meaning in a Study Abroad Environment: The Spanish Prepositions Por and Para.
5) “Acquisition of Lexical Meaning in a Natural Environment: Ser and Estar and the Granada Experience.”
6) “Ser and Estar: Acquisition of Lexical Meaning in a Natural Environment.”
Courses Taught: Introduction to Hispanic Linguistics; Spanish Phonetics and Dialectology; History of the Spanish Language; Spanish Composition; Elementary Spanish; Intermediate Spanish; Syntax I; Syntax II
Reviewer of: Inquiries in Hispanic Linguistics (LL Issue 28.4123)
Gramática del Castellano Antiguo (LL Issue 23.1847)
A Guide to Old Spanish (LL Issue 30.2104)
Introducción a la Sintaxis del Español (LL Issue 30.1061)

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