In grade school, no one would have ever guessed I'd grow up to become a linguist-- I was the kid who got Cs in French and couldn't produce a trill to save my life! I went to university majoring in civil engineering-- relieved that there was no language requirement for that major. But I ended up switching to geophysics, thinking that it would be less restrictive than engineering, and that it would allow me to spend more time in the mountains (which turned out to be wishful thinking)...Read more
The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders examines the full range of developmental and acquired communication disorders and provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the epidemiology, aetiology and clinical features of these disorders.
Relative Constructions in European Non-Standard Varieties
Empirical Approaches to Language Typology [EALT] 50
Cross-linguistic studies on relative constructions in European languages are
often centred on standard varieties as described in reference grammars. This
volume breaks with the tradition in that it investigates relative constructions in
non-standard varieties from a multidisciplinary perspective and addresses a
crucial question: what does Europe's typological panorama actually look like?