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:

$33698

Still Needed:

$41302

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


New from Oxford University Press!

ad

What is English? And Why Should We Care?

By: Tim William Machan

To find some answers Tim Machan explores the language's present and past, and looks ahead to its futures among the one and a half billion people who speak it. His search is fascinating and important, for definitions of English have influenced education and law in many countries and helped shape the identities of those who live in them.


New from Cambridge University Press!

ad

Medical Writing in Early Modern English

Edited by Irma Taavitsainen and Paivi Pahta

This volume provides a new perspective on the evolution of the special language of medicine, based on the electronic corpus of Early Modern English Medical Texts, containing over two million words of medical writing from 1500 to 1700.



Email this page

TOC Description

Email this message to a friend

Journal Title: University of Pennyslvania Working Papers in Linguistics
Volume/Issue:   19/2
Date: 2013
Table of Contents: The Penn Linguistics Club is proud to announce the publication of U. Penn Working Papers in Linguistics 19.2: Selected Papers from NWAV 41. The issue may be accessed for free online at:

http://repository.upenn.edu/pwpl/vol19/iss2/

Ethnicity and Sound Change: African American English in Charleston, SC
Maciej Baranowski

Social Evaluation of Asian Accented English
Carina Bauman

Lexical Frequency and Syntactic Variation: A Test of a Linguistic Hypothesis
Robert Bayley, Kristen Greer, and Cory Holland

Retreat from the Southern Vowel Shift in Raleigh, NC: Social Factors
Robin Dodsworth

Language Variation and Change in Hawai’i English: KIT, DRESS, and TRAP
Katie Drager, M. Joelle Kirtley, James Grama, and Sean Simpson

A Department Store Study for the 21st Century: /r/ vocalization on TLC’s Say Yes to the Dress
Maeve Eberhardt and Corinne Downs

“De quoi tu parles?”: A diachronic study of sociopragmatic interrogative variation in French films
Kelly Farmer

Age of Second Dialect Acquisition and Linguistic Practice Across Ethno-racial Boundaries in the Urban Midwest
Sonya Fix

Locating Style: Style-shifting to Characterize Community at the Border of Washington, D.C.
Jessica Grieser

The Evolutionary Trajectory of the Icelandic New Passive
Anton Karl Ingason, Julie Anne Legate, and Charles Yang

A Tale of Two Cities: Community Density and African American English Vowels
Mary Kohn and Charlie Farrington

East End Boys and West End Girls: /s/-Fronting in Southeast England
Erez Levon and Sophie Holmes-Elliott

English auxiliary realization and the independence of morphology and phonetics
Laurel Mackenzie and Charles Yang

A Study of Variation in the BATH Vowel among White Speakers of South African English in Five Cities
Rajend Mesthrie, Alida Chevalier, and Timothy Dunne

Ultrasound and Corpus Study of a Change from Below: Vowel Rhoticity in Canadian French
Jeff Mielke

TH-stopping in New York City: Substrate Effect Turned Ethnic Marker?
Luiza Newlin-Łukowicz

The Phonology of the Canadian Shift Revisited: Thunder Bay & Cape Breton
Rebecca V. Roeder and Matt Hunt Gardner

Investigating a gradual metathesis: Phonetic and lexical factors on /s/- aspiration in Andalusian Spanish
Hanna Ruch

Sociolinguistic Correlates of Negative Evaluation: Variable Concord in Rio de Janeiro
Maria Marta Pereira Scherre and Anthony J. Naro

Changing Pronunciation but Stable Social Evaluation?
Jacob Thøgersen and Nicolai Pharao

Morphophonological Variation in Haitian Creole: the Case of 3SG
Anne-José Villeneuve, Jason F. Siegel, and Albert Valdman

Aaron Freeman
Issue Editor, 19.2
Publisher: Penn Linguistics Club
Linguistic Field(s): Phonetics
Sociolinguistics
Syntax
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Danish
English
French
Creole, Haitian
Creole English, Hawai'i
Icelandic
Portuguese
Polish
Spanish
 
LL Issue: 24.4203