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Name: Monica  Cabrera
Institution: Loyola Marymount University
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://myweb.lmu.edu/mcabrer3/
State and/or Country: CA
USA   
Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition
Specialty: Second language acquisition, Lexical-semantics, Argument structure, Spanish, English
Subject Language(s): Spanish
Selected Publications: M. Cabrera. Forthcoming. Intransitive / Inchoative Structures in L2 Spanish. In Borgonovo, C., M. Español-Echevarría, & P. Prévost. Selected Proceedings of the 12th Hispanic Linguistics Symposium. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

M. Cabrera. (2009). [Review of the book Input Matters in SLA by T. Pisken, & M. Young-Scholten]. Linguist List, issue 20.4070. Retrieved from http://linguistlist.org/pubs/reviews/get-review.cfm?SubID=2229274.

M. Cabrera. (2008). The L2 Acquisition of English and Spanish Causative Structures: A Bidirectional Study.
Germany: Verlag Dr. Müller. 132 pp.

M. Cabrera. (2008). “¿Transferencia Sintáctica o Morfológica?: Adquisición de las Formas Intransitivas con se en Español como Segunda Lengua”. In Actas del XV Congreso Internacional de la Asociación de Lingüística y Filología de América Latina (ALFAL), Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay. 9 pp.

M. Cabrera & Y. Mejia. (2008). “El Orden de Palabras en las Preguntas Qu- en Español e Inglés como Segundas Lenguas” In Actas del XV Congreso Internacional de la Asociación de Lingüística y Filología de América Latina (ALFAL), Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay. 6 pp.

M. Cabrera & M. L. Zubizarreta. (2006). “Transfer in Periphrastic Causatives in L2 English and L2 Spanish'. In S. Baauw, F. Drijkoningen & M. Pinto (eds.). Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2005. Benjamins, Amsterdam/Philadelphia.

Cabrera, M. & M. L. Zubizarreta (2005). “Are all grammatical L1 properties simultaneously transferred?: Lexical causatives in L2 Spanish and L2 English”. Proceedings of the 7th Generative Approaches to Second Language Acquisition Conference (GASLA 2004) ed. by L. Dekydspotter, Rex A. Sprouse & Audrey Liljestrand al. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Cabrera, M. & M. L. Zubizarreta (2005). “Overgeneralization of Causatives and Transfer in L2 Spanish and L2 English”. Selected Proceedings of the 6th Conference on the Acquisition of Spanish and Portuguese as First and Second Languages ed. by D. Eddington. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Proceedings Project.

Cabrera, M. & M. L. Zubizarreta (2004). “Constructional Properties versus Lexical-Specific Transfer: Overgeneralized Causatives in L2 English and L2 Spanish”. Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD) 28 Proceedings Supplement.

Cabrera, M. & M. L. Zubizarreta (2004). “The Role of the L1 in the Overgeneralization of Causatives in L2 English and L2 Spanish.” Current Issues in Linguistic Theory: Contemporary Approaches to Romance Linguistics (Selected Proceedings of the 33rd Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages - LSRL 33) ed. By J. Auger, J. C. Clements & B. Vance. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

Cabrera, M. & M. L. Zubizarreta (2003). “On the acquisition of Spanish causative structures by L1 speakers of English”, Proceedings of The 2002 Generative Approaches to Second Language Acquisition (GASLA-6): L2 Links ed. by J. M. Liceras, H. Zobl & H. Goodluck. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Proceedings Project.

Cabrera, M. (1995). “Aproximación al discurso escrito de los abogados” [On lawyer’s written discourse]. Themis Revista de Derecho, Nº 31, Lima, Perú.
Courses Taught: Introduction to Linguistics; Spanish Phonetics and Phonology; Spanish Language Acquisition; Spanish for Heritage Speakers; Spanish Basic Language courses.
Reviewer of: Input Matters in SLA (LL Issue 20.4070)



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