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|Name:||Malcolm Awadajin Finney|
|Institution:||California State University, Long Beach|
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|Specialty:||Acquisition of first and second languages and bilingual language development|
|Selected Publications:||“Tone assignment on Lexical Items of English and African Origin in Krio”. Forthcoming in Genevieve Escure & Armin Schwegler (eds) Creoles, Contact and Language Change: Linguistics and Social Implications. John Benjamins (2004).
“The Dynamics of Morphosyntactic Operations in Krio”. Linguistic Review, Volume 2, Issue 3 (2003).
“Effects Of Spanish Pragmatic And Lexical Constraints In The Interpretation Of L2 English Anaphora.” Pragmatics, Vol.12, No. 3, (2002) 297-328.
“Compounding and Reduplication in Krio.” Journal of West African Languages, Vol. 29, No. 2, (2002) 23-34.
“Service Learning And Prospective Nonnative ESL Teachers: Drawbacks And Benefits.” Academic Exchange Extra, November 2002.
'Markedness, Operator Movement, And Discourse Effects In The Acquisition of Purpose Clause Constructions In A Second Language.' Second Language Research 13 (1), 1997.
|Courses Taught:||Language Acquisition
Review of Larry Andrews: Linguistics for L2 Teachers
(LL Issue 12.174)
Applied Linguistics/Typology: Ramat (2003) (LL Issue 14.3124)
Review of Hawkins' Second Language Syntax (LL Issue 12.1711)
Sociolinguistics: Cenoz & Jessner, eds. (2000) (LL Issue 12.166)
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