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(Studies in the Linguistic Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2016)Atomic mass nouns share morphosyntactic properties with prototypical mass nouns. At the same time, the former semantically deviate from the latter. Based on re-examined empirical data, I propose that the semantics of atomic ...
Modeling the interlanguage: The effect of frequency in the L2 acquisition of English consonant clusters (Studies in the Linguistic Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2016-06-29)This study seeks to determine whether the second language acquisition of non-native linguistic structures is best described within the framework of Optimality Theory, or within the framework of a usage-based model. These ...