Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

New from Oxford University Press!


It's Been Said Before

By Orin Hargraves

It's Been Said Before "examines why certain phrases become clichés and why they should be avoided -- or why they still have life left in them."

New from Cambridge University Press!


Sounds Fascinating

By J. C. Wells

How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.

Book Information

Sun Image

Title: Selected Proceedings of the 9th Hispanic Linguistics Symposium
Edited By: Nuria Sagarra
Almeida Jacqueline Toribio
Series Title: Cascadilla Proceedings Project

This volume contains 30 papers selected from two conferences which were
held jointly at the Pennsylvania State University in 2005: the 9th Hispanic
Linguistics Symposium and the 8th Conference on the Acquisition of Spanish
and Portuguese as First and Second Languages. The papers are organized into
sections on theoretical syntax, phonetics and phonology, second language
acquisition and teaching, acquisition of syntax, and sociolinguistics.

The complete table of contents is available at along with abstracts and the actual
papers in PDF format.

This volume has been published by Cascadilla Proceedings Project, an
imprint of Cascadilla Press. Proceedings from Cascadilla Proceedings
Project are published in library binding. There is also free web access to
all of the papers in the proceedings through our web site at

Publication Year: 2006
Publisher: Cascadilla Press
Review: Not available for review. If you would like to review a book on The LINGUIST List, please login to view the AFR list.
BibTex: View BibTex record
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Portuguese
Issue: All announcements sent out by The LINGUIST List are emailed to our subscribers and archived with the Library of Congress.
Click here to see the original emailed issue.

Format: Hardback
ISBN: 157473413X
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 341
Prices: U.S. $ 250.00