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Second Language Processing Shows Increased Native- Like Neural Responses after Months of No Exposure
(PLoS One, 2012-03-28)
Although learning a second language (L2) as an adult is notoriously difficult, research has shown that adults can indeed attain native language-like brain processing and high proficiency levels. However, it is important ...
Growing up and apart: Gender divergences in a Chicagoland elementary school
(Cambridge University Press, 2010)
A characteristic of children’s social orders is gender segregation. When children can choose, girls play more with girls and boys with boys. This begins around age three and peaks in later childhood. If children separate ...
María Zambrano in dialogue.
(Taylor and Francis, 2015-12)
Code-switching attitudes and their effects on acceptability judgment tasks
(John Benjamins Publishing, 2017-02-06)
The present study examines the effects of code-switching (CS) attitudes in Acceptability Judgment Tasks (AJTs) among early Spanish/English bilinguals in the United States. In doing so, we explore whether negative attitudes ...
Monolingual stimuli as a foundation for analyzing code-switching data
(John Benjamins Publishing, 2017-04-20)
Among methodological concerns specific to code-switching (CS) research is the design of the target stimuli used in experiments with an acceptability judgment task. We argue here that research which makes use of CS data of ...
Case and the Event Structure of Nominalizations
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press (MIT Press), 2018-01-19)
This article explores the distribution of morphological case in Spanish nominalizations and shows that there is a connection between morphological case and event structure. Most nominals govern genitive case de on their ...