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Tertiary Stress and Optimality Theory Collie, Sarah 17.2849 Sep-29-2006
Predicate Case in Russian (dev Matushansky, Ora 17.2789 Sep-26-2006
First Acquisition of North Ame Marino, Mary 17.2733 Sep-21-2006
English Affect Word-List Murphy, Brian 17.2734 Sep-19-2006
The Preterit and the Present Perfect Kumagai, Takashi 17.2583 Sep-04-2006
A Minimalist Approach to Wh-co Slaoui, Souad 17.2358 Aug-17-2006
/r/ Dissimilation Hall, Nancy 17.2235 Aug-02-2006
Sound-File Formats for Speech Recordings Cal-Varela, Mario 17.2233 Aug-01-2006
Initial Clausal Negation Lindström, Jan 17.2359 Aug-01-2006
British English Judgments Lee, Felicia 17.2204 Jul-31-2006
English 'Should Of' Construction Jones, Mark 17.1861 Jun-22-2006
Accent Studies - Compilation Perez, Roberto 17.1776 Jun-13-2006
Heritage Language Speakers Stanley, Karen 17.1437 May-09-2006

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