Browse Dissertations and Theses - Linguistics by Contributor "Goldberg, Adele E."

  • Ratitamkul, Theeraporn (2007)
    In order to investigate how children come to interpret omitted arguments, four experiments are reported involving Thai-speaking adults, English-speaking adults, Thai-speaking 4- and 5-year-olds, and English-speaking ...

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  • Bencini, Giulia Maria Luisa (2002)
    Experiment 3 in this study was designed to determine whether the previous finding of structural priming in the absence of shared semantics was due to lexical overlap between the prime and the target. The results replicated ...

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  • Casenhiser, Devin Mark (2004)
    Research in diachronic Linguistics has shown that homonyms are often avoided in language. This study proposes that this trend is a result of general cognitive principles at work during language acquisition. In support of ...

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