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Name: Marianna  Chodorowska-Pilch
Institution: University of California, Los Angeles
Email: click here to access email
State and/or Country: CA
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Language Acquisition
Specialty: linguistic politeness
Subject Language(s): Polish
Language Family(ies): Romance
Selected Publications: “The Conditional: A grammaticalized marker of politeness in Spanish.” Current Trends in the Pragmatics of Spanish, 57-75, ed. by R. Márquez Reiter & M. E. Placencia, John Benjamins, 2004.

“Las ofertas corteses en español peninsular.” Actas del Primer Coloquio del Programa EDICE, 306-314, ed. by Diana Bravo, Stockholm: Stockholms universitet, 2003.

“Politeness: a metaphor grounded in metonymy.” Interaction and Cognition in Linguistics, 211-222, ed. by Carlos Inchaurralde & Celia Florén, Hamburg: Peter Lang, 2003.

“Las ofertas y la cortesía en español peninsular”. Actos de habla y cortesía en español, 21-36,ed. by M. E. Placencia & D. Bravo, Munich: Lincom Europa, 2002.

“Si quieres como marcador gramaticalizado de cortesía.” Quaderns de Filologia. Estudis Lingüístics VI: La pragmática de los conectores y las partículas modales, 81-92, ed. by Hang
Ferrer & Salvador Pons, Valencia: Universitat de València, 2001.

“Grammaticalization of politeness through the imperfective past in Spanish and Polish.” Poznań Studies in Contemporary Linguistics 36: 55-70, 2000.

“The Imperfect of politeness in Spanish.” Southwest Journal of Linguistics 19 (1): 29-44, 2000.

“On the polite use of vamos in Peninsular Spanish.” Pragmatics 9:3.343-355, 1999.

“Si quieres as a grammaticalized politeness marker in Peninsular Spanish.” LACUS Forum 25: 151-160, ed. by ShinJa J. Hwang & Arle R. Lommel. LACUS: Fullerton, CA. 1999.

Encoding of politeness in Spanish and Polish: A cross-linguistic study. University of Southern California doctoral dissertation. Ann Arbor (Michigan): University Microfilms International.

“On the polite function of ¿me entiendes? in Spanish.” Journal of Pragmatics 28':355-371, 1997.
Courses Taught: Spanish Language Acquisition (420), Advanced Spanish Grammar and Translation (315), Spanish for the Professions: Business and the Law (316), Advanced Composition and Grammar (304), Advanced Composition (306), Spanish for Communication: Society and the Media (265), Spanish for Communication: Arts and Sciences (266), Spanish for Reading Knowledge (020), Introduction to Hispanic Culture (151), Directed Research (SLAV 199), Polish Advanced Tutorials (POL 187 A, B), Elementary Polish (102 A,B,C),

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