Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Contributor "MacDonald, Jonathan"
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A quantitative and qualitative analysis of competing motivations interacting in the placement of finite relative clauses in Hindi (2019-01-04)Hindi has an unmarked SOV order (verb-final language), but constituents can be arranged in different orderings. While the focus of earlier studies has been on the rich set of word order variations; alternations at the ...
(2014-01-16)This dissertation investigates the acquisition of properties of the dative alternation in Brazilian Portuguese (BP) by L1 Spanish/L2 English and L1 English/L2 Spanish speakers who are learning Portuguese as a third language ...
(2014-05-30)Peruvian Spanish has been described as a group of different varieties, in particular because of the degree of influence of indigenous languages. In the Andean region, contact between Spanish and Quechua has given rise to ...