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  • Can Choosing the Form of a Name Be an Act of Identity? 

    Pedersen, Aud-Kirsti (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    This paper discusses if place names can be used to construct and express identity, with a focus on the Norwegian names of farms and parishes. Since the Norwegian Place Name Act came into existence in 1991, the many appeals ...
  • Categorizing adpositions in Kîîtharaka 

    Muriungi, Peter (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2006)
    In this paper, I discuss the categorial status of Kîîtharaka adpositions. I demonstrate that there are two main classes of adpositions(to be referred to as Class A and Class B). Class A adpositions are syntactic heads and ...
  • Complexity and conflicting grammars in language acquisition 

    Westergaard, Marit (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2014)
  • Concerning some peculiarities of Marina Judenich's artistic style 

    Komarova, Olga (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2005)
    Parallel to the radical changes in Russian society of the last decades are transformations in literary methods and genre. There is a widespread notion that in the new social surroundings serious literature has lost ...
  • Constructional Profile of the Verbal Prefix ZA-: A Comparative Study of Russian and Polish 

    Sokolova, Svetlana; Lewandowski, Wojciech (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2010)
  • Creating Surprise in Complex Predication 

    Wiklund, Anna-Lena (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2008)
  • Creating the contours of grammar 

    Janda, Laura Alexis (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2013)
    We are pleased to present Aspect in Slavic: Creating Time, Creating Grammar as a special issue of the Journal of Slavic Linguistics. Here we offer some of the research results of the CLEAR (Cognitive Linguistics: Empirical ...
  • Crime does pay. The popularity of contemporary Russian detective stories. 

    Komarova, Olga (Chapter; Bokkapittel, 2003)
    The well-known fact of great changes which have taken place in Russia in the past twenty years finds its confirmation in the drastic change of the literary tastes of the Russian readers. Literature has lost its impact on ...
  • A cue-based approach to the acquisition of grammatical gender in Russian 

    Rodina, Yulia; Westergaard, Marit (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    This article discusses the acquisition of gender in Russian, focusing on some exceptional subclasses of nouns that display a mismatch between semantics and morphology. Experimental results from twenty-five Russian-speaking ...
  • Cues and economy in the acquisition of verb movement 

    Bentzen, Kristine (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2004)
    In this paper we will discuss how economy principles interact with cues in the input in bilingual first language acquisition. We will look at the acquisition of verb placement in a child acquiring English and Norwegian ...
  • Cues and expressions 

    Thorbjörg Hróarsdóttir (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2004)
    A number of European languages have undergone a change from object-verb to verb-object order. We focus on the change in English and Icelandic, showing that while the structural change was the same, it took place at different ...
  • The Czech Locative Chameleon 

    Taraldsen, Tarald; Medova, Lucie (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2007)
  • The Dative Alternation in Norwegian Child Language 

    Anderssen, Merete; Fikkert, Paula; Mykhaylyk, Roksolana; Rodina, Yulia (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    Research has shown that givenness is one of several factors that influence the choice of word order with the Dative Alternation in languages such as English. This paper investigates to what extent Norwegian children between ...
  • Deep properties of surface pronouns : pronominal predicate anaphors in Norwegian and other Germanic languages 

    Bentzen, Kristine; Merchant, J; Svenonius, Peter (Conference object; Konferansebidrag, 2012)
  • Deep properties of surface pronouns: Pronominal predicate anaphors in Norwegian and German 

    Bentzen, Kristine; Merchant, Jason; Svenonius, Peter (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2013-10)
  • The degree of verb movement in embedded clauses in three varieties of Norwegian 

    Bentzen, Kristine (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2007)
    The position of the verb(s) in embedded non-V2 contexts varies in Norwegian dialects. In Eastern Norwegian (EastN), all verbs have to follow all adverbs in non-V2 contexts. In Tromsø Northern Norwegian (TrNN) main verbs ...
  • Del subjuntivo como forma regente 

    Fabregas, Antonio (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2014)
  • Den poststrukturalistiske vendingen 

    Aspaas, Øystein (Research report; Forskningsrapport, 2005)
    Dette er del to av en planlagt serie med orienterende artikler om moderne litteratur- og kulturteori. Det er meningen å presentere viktige retninger og tekster i tiden fra og med strukturalismen på 1960-tallet og fram til ...
  • Deriving the Functional Hierarchy 

    Ramchand, Gillian C; Svenonius, Peter (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2014-11)
    There is a tension between Chomsky's recent Minimalist theory and the cartographic program initiated by Cinque. Cinque's cartography argues for a large number of fine-grained categories organized in one or more universal ...
  • The Dialect of Varzuga and Its Neighbours 

    Post, Margje (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2006)
    Comparisons between dialects tell us how a dialect relates to other dialects: how isolated it is, and which dialects it is most closely related to. Areal-linguistic studies also give information about the historical ties ...