VOLUME XXXIV, NO. 2 ISSN 1548-1484 SPRING 2009

Editor's note

We welcome readers to the California Linguistic Notes Archives. We invite articles, remarks & replies, squibs, and review articles for future issues. We welcome comments on any material that appears here. See submissions link for information on how to make a submission. Editorial decisions are made promptly.

Patricia Schneider-Zioga, editor


Euphony in American Indian languages: A phonetic universalPDF File

By Yuri Tambovtsev

The imitation of style: Frequency of occurrence of linguistic elementsPDF File

By Yuri Tambovtsev

Where is the cat in relation to the window? The expression of spatial relations in French and Arabic first and second languagePDF File

By Hana Hirzalla and Rémy Porquier

Effects of age on second language acquisitionPDF File

By Iman Tohidian and Ezatollah Tohidian

How learners make mental links with wordsPDF File

By Ali Rahimi and Hamzeh Haghighi

Oral aesthetics and cultural distillates in Elechi Amadi's The concubinePDF File

By James Tar Tsaaior

Interpreting Yoruba proverbs: Some hearer strategiesPDF File

By Funmi O. Olubode-Sawe

Artistic undercurrents of performance: Egungun costumes in Ode IrelePDF File

By Segun Omosule

Ideologies on display: A Nigerian Election Petition Tribunal rulingPDF File

By Adesina B. Sunday

Panhandlers as rhetors: Discourse practices of peripatetic beggars in southwestern NigeriaPDF File

By Ibrahim Esan Olaosun

Rethinking construction grammar: Contributions and outstanding questionsPDF File

By Amr M. El Zawawy

Kilba morphological processes: A descriptive analysisPDF File

Classification and functions of ideophones in KilbaPDF File

The Hong and Gaya dialects of KilbaPDF File

By Mohammed Aminu Mu'azu

Sociolinguistic situation in Maiduguri: A study of Gamboru Liberty WardPDF File

By Mohammed Aminu Mu'azu and Baba Kura AlKali Gazali


Director: Aidli 'Alin'. Betrayed BabiesPDF File

by Jyh Wee Sew

David Britain, Ed. Language in the British IslesPDF File

by Robert D. Angus

David Boersema. Pragmatism and referencePDF File

by Robert D. Angus

Michael Perkins. Pragmatic impairmentPDF File

by Robert D. Angus

Sara Mills. Language and sexismPDF File

by Robert D. Angus

Kepa Korta & Joana Garmendia, Ed. Meaning, intentions, and argumentationPDF File

by Robert D. Angus

Robert Bayley & Ceil Lucas, Ed. Sociolinguistic variation: Theories, methods, and applicationsPDF File

by Robert D. Angus

Salonee Priya, Ed. Vanishing voices: The endangered languages across the globePDF File

by Robert D. Angus

Mohammed Aminu Mu'azu. Grammar of Kilba languagePDF File

by Lincom Europa