Volume 62, Number 3, September 1986

Table of Contents

From: Language

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A typology of the prestige language

pp. 495-508
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Hearers, overhearers, and Clark & Carlson's informative analysis

pp. 509-517
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What is said to whom: A Rejoinder to Allan

pp. 518-529
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Meso-America as a linguistic area

pp. 530-570
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The ordering of auxiliary notions in Guyanese Creole

pp. 571-586
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Bilingualism and language change: The Extension of Estar in Los Angeles Spanish

pp. 587-608
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Functional compensation for /s/ deletion in Puerto Rican Spanish

pp. 609-621
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Comparative structures in Italian

pp. 622-653
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Review Articles

Nunggubuyu myths and ethnographic texts By Jeffrey Heath, and: Nunggubuyu dictionary By Jeffrey Heath, and: Functional grammar of Nunggubuyu By Jeffrey Heath (review)

pp. 654-663
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Strategies of discourse comprehension By Teun A. van Dijk and Walter Kintsch (review)

pp. 664-668
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Reviews

A theory of phonological weight By Larry M. Hyman (review)

pp. 669-673
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On the nature of grammatical relations (review)

pp. 674-675
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Apprehension: Das sprachliche Erfassen von Gegenständen. Teil I: Bereich und Ordnung der Phänomene Edited by Hansjakob Seiler and Christian Lehmann, and: Apprehension: Das sprachliche Erfassen von Gegenständen. Teil II: Die Techniken und ihr Zusammenhang in Einzelsprachen Edited by Hansjakob Seiler and Josef Stachowiak (review)

pp. 676-681
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Referring and non-referring phrases: A study in the use of the gerund and the infinitive By Bent Conrad (review)

pp. 682-683
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Tolkovo-kombinatornyj slovar' sovremennogo russkogo jazyka By Igor' Mel'cuk and Aleksandr Žolkovskij (review)

pp. 684-687
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A history of the Hebrew language By E. Y. Kutscher (review)

pp. 687-690
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The Chinese language: Fact and fantasy By John DeFrancis (review)

pp. 690-694
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Phoneticism in Mayan hieroglyphic writing Edited by John S. Justeson and Lyle Campbell (review)

pp. 694-697
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Book Notices

Ethnologue: Languages of the world Ed. by Barbara F. Grimes, and: Index to the Tenth edition of Ethnologue: Languages of the world Ed. by Barbara F. Grimes (review)

p. 698
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1983 Mid-America Linguistics Conference papers Ed. by David S. Rood (review)

pp. 698-699
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Einführung in die Linguistik: Entwicklung, Probleme, Methoden By Gerhard Nickel (review)

pp. 699-700
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La naissance de la grammaire moderne: Langage, logique et philosophie à Port-Royal By Marc Dominicy (review)

pp. 700-701
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Gramática de la lengua castellana (1771) de la Real Academia Española Edición facsímil y apéndice documental por Ramón Sarmiento (review)

pp. 701-702
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Forgotten but important lexicographers: John Wilkins and William Lloyd. A modern approach to lexicography before Johnson By Fredric Dolezal (review)

pp. 702-703
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Romanistik und Anglistik an der deutschen Universität im 19. Jahrhundert: Ihre Herausbildung als Fächer und ihr Verhältnis zu Germanistik und klassischer Philologie By Hans Helmut Christmann (review)

pp. 703-705
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Linguistics in the Netherlands 1985 Ed. by Hans Bennis and Frits Beukema (review)

p. 705
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Electronic synthesis of speech By R. Linggard (review)

pp. 705-706
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Speech and speaker recognition Ed. by M. R. Schroeder (review)

p. 706
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Metrical phonology and phonological structure: German and English By Heinz J. Giegerich (review)

pp. 706-707
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On the grammar and semantics of sentence accents By Carlos Gussenhoven (review)

pp. 707-708
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On the paradigmatic dimension of morphological creativity By Jaap van Marle (review)

pp. 708-710
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Noam Chomsky: A bibliography By L. S. Ramaiah and T. V. Prafulla Chandra (review)

p. 710
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Historical labial-velar changes in Germanic: A study of the counter-directional sound changes in English and Netherlandic By Veronica Bonebrake (review)

pp. 711-712
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The English language By Robert Burchfield (review)

pp. 712-713
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English etymology By Alfred Bammesberger (review)

p. 713
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The standardization of American English By Alfred Bammesberger (review)

pp. 713-715
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Die Ableitung der denominalen Verben mit Nullsuffigierung im Englischen By Ilse Karius (review)

pp. 715-716
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Adjectives and comparison in English: A semantic study By Jan Rusiecki (review)

p. 716
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Epistemische Bedeutung By Monika Doherty (review)

pp. 716-717
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Le Tavole Iguvine By Aldo ProsdociMi (review)

pp. 717-718
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Le Iscrizioni Sudpicene, I: Testi By Anna Marinetti (review)

p. 718
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Romanitas: Studies in Romance linguistics Ed. by Ernst Pulgram (review)

pp. 718-719
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Il dialetto lucano di Calvello By Joseph Gioscio (review)

pp. 719-721
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French liaison and linguistic theory By Jürgen Klausenburger (review)

pp. 721-722
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Nouveau dictionnaire des difficultés du français moderne By Joseph Hanse (review)

pp. 722-723
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Romanisch und Deutsch am Hinterrhein. Heft 1: Heinzenberg/Mantogna, Romanisch By Clau Solèr and Theodor Ebneter (review)

pp. 723-724
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On the semantics of tense and aspect in Bulgarian By Juoko Lindstedt (review)

pp. 724-725
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The Čakavian dialect of Orlec on the island of Cres By H. Peter Houtzagers (review)

pp. 725-726
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Dialect geography of Syria-Palestine, 1000-586 B.C.E. By W. Randall Garr (review)

pp. 726-727
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The foreign impact on Lowland Mayan language and script By John S. Justeson, William M. Norman, Lyle Campbell, and Terrence Kaufman (review)

pp. 727-728
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Designing a computerized lexicon for linguistic purposes By Erik Akkerman, Pieter Masereeuw, and Willem Meus (review)

p. 728
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Psycholinguistics: The experimental study of language By Gary D. Prideaux (review)

pp. 728-729
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Into the mother tongue: A case study in early language development By Clare Painter (review)

pp. 729-730
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Transfer and interference in language: A selected bibliography Compiled by Hans W. Dechert, Monika Brüggemeier, and Dietmar Füt- TERER (review)

p. 730
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Impromptu speech: A symposium Ed. by Nils Erik Enkvist (review)

pp. 731-732
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Perspectives on silence Ed. by Deborah Tannen and Muriel Saville- Troike (review)

pp. 731-732
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Beyond the sentence: Discourse and sentential form Ed. by Jessica R. Wirth (review)

pp. 732-733
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Prolegomena to inferential discourse processing By Roger G. van de Velde (review)

pp. 733-734
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Coherence and composition: A symposium Ed. by Nils Erik Enkvist (review)

p. 734
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Telling the American story: A structural and cultural analysis of conversational story telling By Livia Polanyi (review)

pp. 734-735
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Historic structures: The Prague School Project, 1928-1946 By Frantisek W. Galan (review)

pp. 735-736
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Publications received

pp. 737-749
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