ERIC Number: ED434517
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Cognition and Function in Language.
Fox, Barbara A., Ed.; Jurafsky, Dan, Ed.; Michaelis, Laura A., Ed.
Selected papers include: "From Core to Periphery: A Study on the Directionality of Syntactic Change in Japanese" (Kaoru Horie); "On the Extension of Body-Part Nouns to Object-Part Nouns and Spatial Adpositions" (Yo Matsumoto); "Noun Classes: Language Change and Learning" (Maria Polinsky, Dan Jackson); "Multifunctionality: The Developmental Path of the Quotative 'tte' in Japanese" (Ryoko Suzuki); "Suppletion in the Paradigms of Copula Verbs" (Ljuba Veselinova); "Learning the English Passive Construction" (Patricia J. Brooks, Michael Tomasello); "Verb Roots and Caregiver Speech in Early Tzotzil (Mayan) Acquisition" (Lourdes de Leon); "Cue Coordination: An Alternative to Word Meaning Biases" (Virginia C. Mueller Gathercole, Ennli Mon Thomas, Soohee Kim); "A Cross-Linguistic Study of Early Acquisition of Nouns and Verbs in English and Japanese" (Chikako Sakurai); "Fake Guns and Stone Lions: Conceptual Blending and Privative Adjectives" (Seana Coulson, Gilles Fauconnier); "The System of Metaphors for Mind and the Conceptual System of Analytic Philosophy: A Study of the Metaphorical Constraints on Philosophical Discourse" (George Lakoff); "Lexical Meaning and Discourse Patterning: The Three Mandarin Cases of 'build'" (Meichun Liu); "Fuzzy at First Sight: The Case of Two Dutch Prepositions" (Dominiek Sandra, Hubert Cuyckens); "The Semantics of 'Place,''Time,' and 'Way' and Their Strange Syntactic Behavior: Construction Grammar Analysis" (Christopher Johnson); "On a tue le president! The Nature of Passives and Ultra-Indefinites" (Jean-Pierre Koenig); "The Syntactic Organization of Repair in Bikol" (Steven Fincke); and "Tone-Choice Repair in Conversational Mandarin Chinese" (Liang Tao, Barbara A. Fox, Jule Gomez de Garcia). (MSE)
Descriptors: Adjectives, Bikol, Caregiver Speech, Child Language, Contrastive Linguistics, Diachronic Linguistics, Discourse Analysis, Dutch, English, French, Grammar, Japanese, Language Acquisition, Language Patterns, Language Research, Linguistic Theory, Mandarin Chinese, Mayan Languages, Metaphors, Nouns, Philosophy, Rhetoric, Second Language Learning, Semantics, Syntax, Tone Languages, Uncommonly Taught Languages, Verbs, Vocabulary Development
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