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Applied Corpus Linguistics

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Applied Corpus Linguistics is a new, international peer-reviewed journal for the dissemination of research that reports or supports the applications of corpus linguistics methods, theories, applications, techniques and tools to a wide variety of real-world contexts.

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Voice Quality

By John H. Esling, Scott R. Moisik, Allison Benner, Lise Crevier-Buchman

Voice Quality "The first description of voice quality production in forty years, this book provides a new framework for its study: The Laryngeal Articulator Model. Informed by instrumental examinations of the laryngeal articulatory mechanism, it revises our understanding of articulatory postures to explain the actions, vibrations and resonances generated in the epilarynx and pharynx."

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Let's Talk

By David Crystal

Let's Talk "Explores the factors that motivate so many different kinds of talk and reveals the rules we use unconsciously, even in the most routine exchanges of everyday conversation."

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There are 47 dissertation abstracts for titles starting with N

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Dissertation Title [N] Author Date Posted Asc/Desc
Noun-noun Compounds in the Greek-English Interlanguage Eleni Agathopoulou 13-Apr-2005
Nonmetrical Constraints on Stress Todd M. Bailey 18-Sep-2001
Native and Non-Native Raters of L2 Speaking Performance: Accent Familiarity and Cognitive Processes Valeriia Bogorevich 16-May-2018
Noun Combination in Interlanguage Christiane M. Bongartz 17-Sep-2001
National Socialist language use – a reappraisal Christian Alexander Braun 13-Apr-2007
Naturalistic Acquisition of English by Three Mexican Spanish-speaking Children: A longitudial study Javier C. Bravo 17-Sep-2001
Neurophysiological Evidence of a Second Language Influencing Lexical Ambiguity Resolution in the First Language Christie Anne Brien 11-Dec-2013
Native and Nonnative Processing of Modality and Mood in Spanish Robert Cameron 28-Sep-2011
NonVerbal Predication and Head Movement Andrew Carnie 17-Sep-2001
NP-Anaphora in Modern Greek: A neo-Gricean pragmatic approach Michael Chiou 24-Oct-2008
Nationalism, Native Language Maintenance and the Spread of English: A comparative study of the cases of Guam, the Philippines and Puerto Rico Sharon A Clampitt-Dunlap 17-Sep-2001
Novel spoken word learning in adults with developmental dyslexia Peggy S Conner 12-Aug-2018
N + P Clusters in Freshman Composition: A lexico-grammatical approach to academic vocabulary for second language writers Elizabeth (Betsy) Craig 10-Dec-2008
Non-native Comprehension of Intonation Patterns in Portuguese and in English Madalena Cruz-Ferreira 29-Jan-2002
North and West Germanic Consonant Gemination: A philological and phonetic renalysis Jeannette Marshall Denton 17-Sep-2001
Neurolinguistics: Some aspects of Moroccan Arabic agrammatism Samir Diouny 15-May-2009
New-Dialect Formation in Early Canada: The modal auxiliaries in Ontario English, 1776-1850 Stefan Dollinger 23-May-2006
Non-Native English Speaking Students at University: Lexical richness and academic success Scott Roy Douglas 18-Sep-2010
Norwegian Modals Kristin Melum Eide 19-Aug-2002
News on the Web in Arabic and English: A discourse analysis of CNN's websites Mekki B. Elbadri 24-May-2010
Negotiating Identity: Discourses of migration and belonging Emily J. Farrell 14-Apr-2009
Negotiating the Language-Identity Link: Media discourse and nation-building in Luxembourg Kristine Horner 14-Sep-2004
Non-native Perception and Production of Foreign Sequences Jiwon Hwang 20-Sep-2011
Negative Concord with Negative Quantifiers: A polyadic quantifier approach to Romanian negative concord/Negative Konkordanz mit negativen Quantoren: Eine Analyse negativer Konkordanz im Rumänischen mit polyadischen Quantoren Gianina Iordachioaia 21-Oct-2010
Nominalization and Possession in Formosan Languages Haowen Jiang 14-Jan-2018
New Dialect Formation: The case of Taiwanese Mandarin Yun-Hsuan Kuo 28-Mar-2005
Nestandartnoje Chislovoje Povedenije Russkix Suschestvitel'nyx [Non-Standard Semantics of Russian Nominal Number] Olga N. Lashevskaja 30-Sep-2009
National Discord: Language, sexuality and the politics of belonging in Israel Erez Levon 26-Feb-2008
Negotiating Solidarity: A social-linguistic approach to job interviews Caroline Lipovsky 12-Apr-2007
New Case Relations in Old and Present-Day Russian: the role of peripheral-core syntactic interactions in grammar change Nerea Madariaga 28-Jul-2009
Negation in Sesotho Elias N. Malete 06-Sep-2001
Necessary Bias in Natural Language Learning Lisa Pearl 09-May-2007
Neopuristische Tendenzen in Deutschland Falco Pfalzgraf 10-Feb-2004
Nominal Hyperbaton in Latin: Its building, typology, text building strategy Marin Popan 05-Apr-2013
Null Objects in Telugu and English: Merge, Binding Theory and Pro-drop Anuradha Rao 02-Feb-2007
Noun Phrase Licensing and Interpretation Jeffrey T Runner 05-Sep-2001
"No, they won't 'just sound like each other'": NNS-NNS negotiated interaction and attention to phonological form on targeted L2 pronunciation tasks Laura Sicola 06-May-2008
Negotiating Identities in Thai Conversation: A sociolinguistic discourse analysis of person-referring expressions Rita C. Simpson 06-Sep-2001
Naturalistic speech misperception Kevin Tang 02-Dec-2017
Number Agreement and Morphosyntactic Orientation in the Kartvelian Languages Kevin J. Tuite 06-Sep-2001
Natural Language Semantics: A naturalistic approach Ian Underwood 15-May-2009
Negative Polarity Items and Negation: Tandem acquisition Sjoukje van der Wal 05-Sep-2001
Negation in Early English: Parametric variation and grammatical competition Phillip Wallage 17-Nov-2005
Neighborhoods in Semantic Space (Nachbarschaften im semantischen Raum) Armin Wegner 19-Oct-2006
Negation in Japanese Narratives: A functional analysis Masamichi Yamada 18-Sep-2001
Non-finites in North Saami Jussi Ylikoski 16-Jul-2009
Narrative Abilities in English-Hebrew Bilingual Preschool Children Miri Yochanna 02-Jul-2020