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Studies on Cross-Linguistic Transfer Patterning and Prosodic Typology Cantonese, Japanese, English (Languages of the World,) by Esther Yuk Wah Lai

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Written in English

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ISBN 103895867012
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Studies on Cross-Linguistic Transfer Patterning and Prosodic Typology: Cantonese, Japanese, EnglishAuthor: EYW Lai. Sun-Ah Jun is an Associate Professor at the Department of Linguistics, UCLA, where she teaches phonetics, intonation, and phonology. She has been teaching at UCLA since she obtained her Ph.D from Ohio State University in She has also taught at the . Experimental studies on Japanese speakers of L2 English (JEL2) have revealed that L1 prosodic transfer occurs in the production of lexical accent, duration, and temporal organization across Author: Motoko Ueyama. This item: Theory and Typology of Proper Names (Trends in Linguistics: Studies & Monographs) Set up a giveaway. Get fast, free delivery with Amazon Prime. Prime members enjoy FREE Two-Day Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle by:

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This study investigated how Cantonese lexical tone sensitivity contributed to English lexical stress sensitivity among Cantonese children who learned English as a second language (ESL). Five-hundred-and-sixteen second-to-third grade Cantonese ESL children were tested on their Cantonese lexical tone sensitivity, English lexical stress sensitivity, general auditory sensitivity, and working by: 4. Author Information. Sun-Ah Jun is a Professor in the Department of Linguistics at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She received her Ph.D. from the Ohio State University in and has been teaching at UCLA since. The purpose of the present study was to bring together the evidence on possible cross-linguistic transfer in word order from two different perspectives: a transfer as an apparent obstacle in second language acquisition, and a transfer as a cause of attrition of the native language. The main studies on this topic are outlined along the illustration of the formulae and a discussion of practical and methodological issues, such as speech rate normalisation and segmentation : Michela Russo.