Volumes 61 -


Volume 61 (2015)
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61.1 Article The effect of Italo-Romance contact on the Greek cluster vɣ in Corsica and the implications for sound change in Italiot Greek in Southern Italy Nick Nicholas and John Hajek 2
Aspects of cultural intelligence in idiomatic Asian cultural scripts Jyh Wee Sew 12
PRO theory Ala Al-Kajela 25
Participle clauses between adverbial and complement Hendrik De Smet 39
A framework for studying languages in contact: a prolegomenon to a theory Eric S. Wheeler 75
Review Eugen Helimsky, Ulrike Kahrs and Monika Schötschel, eds: Mari und Mordwinen im heutigen Rußland: Sprache, Kultur, Identität Alan R. Libert 87
Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald: Language contact in Amazonia Edward J. Vajda 89
Anne Cutler: Native listening: Language experience and the recognition of spoken words Kanavillil Rajagopalan 92
Marcus Tomalin: "And he knew our language": Missionary linguistics on the Pacific Northwest Coast Edward J. Vajda 96
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61.2 Article Tonal patterns, associations, and alignment of peaks in regional French Svetlana Kaminskaia 101
Viewpoints on the cognitive-pragmatic description of personal names István Hoffmann & Valéria Tóth 141
Cultural literacy in Chinese and Malay Jyh Wee Sew 165
The role of determiners in Spanish light verb constructions Begoña Sanromán Vilas 178
Review PREMINGER, OMAR. Agreement and its failures Elly van Gelderen 201
JOHN HAIMAN. Cambodian (Khmer) Edward J. Vajda 205
JUHA JANHUNEN. Mongolian Edward J. Vajda 208
WILLIAM RUTHERFORD. Whys & therefores. A rational look at the English language Kanavillil Rajagopalan 211
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61.3 Transcript Transcript of the WORD Global Roundtable Jonathan J. Webster 216
Article Grammatical realizations of rhetorical relations in different registers Christian M.I.M. Matthiessen & Kazuhiro Teruya 232
Review NOAM CHOMSKY, Aspects of the Theory of Syntax, 50th Anniversary Edition and The Minimalist Program, 20th Anniversary Edition 2015 Elly van Gelderen 282
SOMMER, G. & C. VIERKE, eds., Speech acts and speech events in African languages. (Topics in Interdisciplinary African Studies, 23). 2011 Kanavillil Rajagopalan 285
MARKKU FILPPULA, JUHANI KLEMOLA, MARJATTA PALANDER, ESA PENTTILÄ, eds. Dialects across borders: Selected papers from the 11th International Conference on Methods in Dialectology (Methods XI), Joensuu, August 2002 Jacob J. Spa 289
KATHARINA VAJTA. "Nous n'avons plus de langue pour nos fêtes de famille." Le changement de langue dans une famille alsacienne ["We no longer have a language for our family gatherings." 2004 Jacob J. Spa 293
ANDRE MARTINET (Edited by Jeanne Martinet). Economie des changements phonétiques. Traité de phonologie diachronique. 2005 Jacob J. Spa 297
GILBERT LAZARD La quête des invariants interlangues. La linguistique est-elle une science? Jacob J. Spa 301
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61.4 Article Parallel Developments: The Mandarin of Chinese Muslims and Jewish Languages George Jochnowitz 305
Communication linguistics revised as a theory of humor Karen Malcolm 310
Discourse, democracy and diplomacy: A pragmatic analysis of the Occupy Central movement in Hong Kong Jacob L. Mey and Hans J. Ladegaard 319
Does "Learning" Exist? Ray McDermott 335
Review LUKAS PIETSCH. Variable grammars: Verbal agreement in Northern dialects of English. (Linguistische Arbeiten, 496.) 2011 Elly van Gelderen 350
HANS FREDE NIELSEN. From dialect to standard: English in England 1154-1776. Odense: University Press of Southern Denmark, 2005 Elly van Gelderen 352
HACKERT, STEPHANIE. The emergence of the native speaker. A chapter in nineteenth century linguistic thought. Boston/Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2012 Kanavillil Rajagopalan 355
Galloway, Nicola and Rose, Heath. Introducing global Englishes. New York: Routledge. 2015 Kanavillil Rajagopalan 358
Smakman, Dick and Patrick Heinrich (eds.) Globalising sociolinguistics. London and New York: Routledge. 2015 Kanavillil Rajagopalan 361
MICHAEL FORTESCUE. Comparative Wakashan dictionary. (Lincom studies in Native American Linguistics 57). Munich: Lincom Europa. 2007 Edward J Vajda 365
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62.1 Article Verb-object compounds with Spanish dar 'give': an emergent gustar 'like'-type construction Javier Rivas 1
A systemic functional translation analysis of thematic structure: directing attention to Yoda's linguistic manifestation Elaine Espindola 22
Meaning matters: a short history of systemic functional linguistics J. R. Martin 35
Review Ulrike Jessner and Claire Kramsch. (eds.). The multilingual challenge: Cross disciplinary perspectives Kanavillil Rajagopalan 59
Rodney H. Jones. (ed.). The Routledge handbook of language and creativity Kanavillil Rajagopalan 63
Stephen Spector. May I quote you on that? A guide to grammar and usage Kanavillil Rajagopalan 66
John W. Du Bois, Lorraine E. Kumpf, and William J. Ashby (eds.). Preferred argument structure: grammar as architecture for function Kanavillil Rajagopalan 68
Karin Aijmer (ed.). Dialogue analysis VIII: Understanding and misunderstanding in dialogue Kanavillil Rajagopalan 72
Senko K. Maynard. Linguistic emotivity. Centrality of place, the topic-comment dynamic, and an ideology of pathos in Japanese discourse Kanavillil Rajagopalan 75
Zoltán Kövecses. Where metaphors come from? Reconsidering context in metaphor Yi Sun, Zhen Yan 79
Bernd Heine and Tania Kuteva. The changing languages of Europe Elly van Gelderen 86
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62.2 Article Latin nominatives with and without verbs Joseph Davis 91
Sugar and the English language Kate Parry 109
Review Stephan Gramley and Kurt-Michael Pätzold.
A survey of modern English
Kanavillil Rajagopalan 118
Robin Tolmach Lakoff and Sachiko Ide (eds.) Broadening the horizon of linguistic politeness. Kanavillil Rajagopalan 122
Florian Wolf and Edward Gibson.
Coherence in natural language
Kanavillil Rajagopalan 125
Wolfgang Herrlitz and Robert Maier (eds.) Dialogues in and around multicultural schools Kanavillil Rajagopalan 128
Andrew Sihler.
Edgerton's law: the phantom evidence
Kanavillil Rajagopalan 132
Kees de Bot.
A history of applied linguistics: from 1980 to the present
Kanavillil Rajagopalan 135
Esa Itkonen.
Analogy as structure and process. Approaches in linguistics, cognitive psychology and philosophy of science
Adam Głaz 139
Alice Caffarel, J. R. Martin and C. M. I. M. Matthiessen (eds.) Language typology: a functional perspective Michael Cummings 143
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62.3 Article Letter to the editor: a tale of two cities Mohsen Ghadessy & Farideh Golesorkhi 149
Towards a typology of word-level causatives Chao Li 163
Review E. G. Kotorova and A. V. Nefedov (eds.)
Comprehensive dictionary of Ket
Andrey Filchenko 178
Andrey Nefedov.
Clause linkage in Ket
Edward J. Vajda 186
Chris Collins and Jeffrey S. Gruber A grammar of ǂHȍã Edward J, Vajda 189
Deborath Tannen and E. James Alatis (eds.) Georgetown University Round Table on Language and Linguistics 2001 Kanavillil Rajagopalan 192
Markus Bieswanger.
German influence on Australian English
Kanavillil Rajagopalan 196
Laurie Bauer.
Introducing linguistic morphology
Kanavillil Rajagopalan 199
Lutz Edzard and Janet Watson (eds.)
Grammar as a window onto Arabic humanism
Kanavillil Rajagopalan 202
Paul D. Elbourne. Situations and individuals Kanavillil Rajagopalan 205
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62.4 Article Thematic density of research-article abstracts: a systemic-functional account Ping Alvin Leong 209
Creoles as hybrid languages Peter Bakker 228
The language of parole: sex offenders' discourse strategy use in Indeterminate Sentence Review Board hearings Effie Papatzikou Cochran & Cheryl Comeau-Kirschner 244
Review Irina Nikolaeva.
A grammar of Tundra Nenets
Edward J. Vajda 268
Michael Fortescue.
Comparative Nivkh dictionary
Edward J. Vajda 272
John E. Joseph. Language and identity: national, ethnic, religious Kanavillil Rajagopalan 276
Carmen Taleghani-Nikazm Request sequences. The intersection of grammar, interaction and social context Kanavillil Rajagopalan 281
Anna Duszak and Urszula Okulska (eds.)
Speaking from the margin: Global English from a European perspective
Kanavillil Rajagopalan 284
Werner Hüllen.
English dictionaries, 800-1700: The topical tradition
Kanavillil Rajagopalan 288
Mario Saraceni.
World Englishes: A critical analysis
Kanavillil Rajagopalan 291
Erratum 295

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