LINGUIST List 25.4007

Mon Oct 13 2014

TOC: Language Dynamics and Change 4/2 (2014)

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 13-Oct-2014
From: Els van Egmond <>
Subject: Language Dynamics and Change Vol. 4, No. 2 (2014)
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Publisher: Brill

Journal Title: Language Dynamics and Change
Volume Number: 4
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2014

Main Text:


Behind Family Trees: Secondary Connections in Uralic Language Networks
Jyri Lehtinen, Terhi Honkola, Kalle Korhonen, Kaj Syrjänen, Niklas Wahlberg and Outi Vesakoski

Using Phylogenetic Networks to Model Chinese Dialect History
Johann-Mattis List, Shijulal Nelson-Sathi, William Martin and Hans Geisler

Measuring Foreign Accent Strength in English: Validating Levenshtein Distance as a Measure
Martijn Wieling, Jelke Bloem, Kaitlin Mignella, Mona Timmermeister and John Nerbonne

Review Essay

Affixes in Language Change: Copying, Inheritance and Accommodation
Malcolm Ross

Book Reviews

Robert Mailhammer (ed.), Lexical and Structural Etymology:
Beyond Word Histories
Matthias Urban

Heiko Narrog and Bernd Heine (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Grammaticalization
Eugen Hill

Stefan Thim, Phrasal Verbs: The English Verb Particle Construction and its History
Judith Huber

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
                            Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English (eng)

Language Family(ies): Chinese

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