Language endangerment and revitalization are much in the news of late. The critical state of thousands of the world’s languages raises ….
Attention has occupied a central place in theories of second language acquisition (SLA), dating back at least to…
Looking across languages, we find elements in the nominal domain which seem to have no clear meaning or function. These elements are sometimes referred to as…..
Looking for simplicity and elegance in ‘dirty and complicated’ data: Reflections on the cognitive neuroscience of natural language use…
In this talk, we discuss two alternative approaches to explain the commonly observed frequency by skill interaction in visual word recognition, which refers to the fact that frequency effects are typically stronger in less-skilled readers than…
Speech is well-known to be quite variable, this variability has both impeded and informed theoretical and practical….
Bringing Linguistics to Work(shop) has been designed to help linguistics students become more aware …
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro & University of Toronto
The role of count lists in the acquisition of numerals
– Wednesday April 5, 3:30 pm, BSB 121
Imaging the Aging Bilingual brain
– Wednesday March 22, 3:30 pm, BSB 121
On Monday March 20th, 2017, the Linguistics Society hosted the 2017 McMaster IPA Spelling Bee contest.