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  • Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2001by Josep Quer; Jan Schroten; Mauro Scorretti; Petra Sleeman; Els Verheugd

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2003; US$ 188.00

    The volumes Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory published in the series Current Issues in Linguistic Theory contain the selected papers of the Going Romance conferences, a major European annual discussion forum for theoretically relevant research on Romance languages. Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2001 is the third such volume.... more...

  • Romance Linguisticsby Armin Schwegler; Bernard Tranel; Myriam Uribe-Etxebarria

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1998; US$ 188.00

    This volume contains selected papers from the 27th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL-27), which was held at the University of California, Irvine, on February 20-22, 1997. The 22 papers deal with current issues in linguistic theory as they can be illuminated by the close analysis and comparative study of Romance languages. A majority of... more...

  • Romance Linguisticsby Ana Teresa Pérez-Leroux; Yves Roberge

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2003; US$ 188.00

    This volume contains a selection of refereed and revised papers, originally presented at the 32nd Linguistics Symposium on Romance Languages, dealing with linguistic theory as applied to the Romance languages, and on empirical studies on the acquisition of Romance, with studies on Romanian, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Romansch and Latin.... more...

  • Romance Syntax, Semantics and L2 Acquisitionby Joaquim Camps; Caroline R. Wiltshire

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2001; US$ 165.00

    This volume contains a selection of refereed and revised papers, originally presented at the 30th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages, representing the areas of syntax, semantics, their interfaces, and second language acquisition. The topics addressed include movement (both wh- and head-movement), control, issues of second language acquisition... more...

  • Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2009by Janine Berns; Haike Jacobs; Tobias Scheer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 165.00

    Several Romance languages show restrictions on combinations of third person direct and indirect object clitics (Bonet 1995) and combinations of such clitics involving local person direct objects (the Person Case Constraint (PCC), Bonet 1991, 1994). The former have received morphological analyses, while the later have recently been treated as syntactic.... more...

  • Romance Linguistics 2010by Julia Herschensohn

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 165.00

    This paper contrasts the distribution and interpretation of ‘polarity particles’ in English and Romanian. Polarity particles ( yes, no in English, da, nu, ba in Romanian) occur at the left edge of utterances that react to assertions, polar questions and imperatives but cannot be used in ‘out of the blue’ contexts. The paper... more...

  • La phonologie du schwa françaisby S. Paul Verluyten

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1988; US$ 158.00

    Ce livre présente quatre études sur la phonologie du schwa français. “Sur l’identité phonologique du schwa français dans l’accentuation et dans la syllabation”, par Hans Basbøll; “La syllabification et les regles de changement de syllabe en français”, par Roland Noske; “A propos de l’ajustement de e en français”, par Bernard Tranel; “De l’ajustement... more...

  • A Comparative Study of the Effectiveness of Task-Based Versus Traditional Instruction of Intermediate Italian As a Foreign Languageby Tom Means

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2011; US$ 159.95

    This study provides new evidence in favor of TBI methodologies in the acquisition and development of fluency in second language learners of Italian. more...

  • Hilfsverbenby Eva-Maria Remberger

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 210.00

    Diese Arbeit stellt eine Anwendung des Minimalist Program von Chomsky (1995) auf das universalsprachlich relevante Phänomen der Auxiliarität, hier eingegrenzt auf verbale Auxiliarität, dar. Dabei werden ausführliche minimalistische Analysen der Hilfsverbkonstruktionen zweier romanischer Sprachen, des Italienischen und des Sardischen,... more...

  • Romance Comparative and Historical Linguisticsby Rebecca Posner

    De Gruyter 1980; US$ 140.00

    The series publishes state-of-the-art work on core areas of linguistics across theoretical frameworks as well as studies that provide new insights by building bridges to neighbouring fields such as neuroscience and cognitive science. The series considers itself a forum for cutting-edge research based on solid empirical data on language... more...