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  Volume 88, Number 1, March 2012

Table of Contents


A usage-based theory of grammatical status and grammaticalization

pp. 1-44

The roles of verb semantics, entrenchment, and morphophonology in the retreat from dative argument-structure overgeneralization errors

pp. 45-81

A test of the relation between working-memory capacity and syntactic island effects

pp. 82-123

A novel experimental paradigm for distinguishing between what is said and what is implicated

pp. 124-154

Short Report

Endangered language families

pp. 155-173

Discussion Notes

A reaction to Jackendoff’s discussion note

pp. 174-176

Response to Seuren

pp. 177-178

A final reaction to Jackendoff

p. 179


Language in the real world: An introduction to linguistics (review)

pp. 180-183

Construction morphology (review)

pp. 183-185

Discovering speech, words, and mind (review)

pp. 185-188

The grammar of Q: Q-particles,wh -movement, and pied-piping (review)

pp. 188-190

Adjectives: Formal analyses in syntax and semantics (review)

pp. 191-193

Describing and modeling variation in grammar (review)

pp. 194-196

The sound patterns of syntax (review)

pp. 197-199

The event structure of perception verbs (review)

pp. 200-202

Change in contemporary English: A grammatical study (review)

pp. 202-206

Austronesian and theoretical linguistics (review)

pp. 206-209

Locality in vowel harmony (review)

pp. 209-212

Agreement and head movement: Clitics, incorporation (review)

pp. 212-215

Second dialect acquisition (review)

pp. 215-218

The signs of a savant: Language against the odds (review)

pp. 218-221

Why do languages change? (review)

pp. 221-224

Recent Publications

Recent Publications

pp. 225-230

Research Areas


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