Language - Volume 90, Number 3 (September 2014)

Letters to Language

Jan Paul Hinrichs & Noam Chomsky

p. 561, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0052

Distributive numerals and distance distributivity in Tlingit (and beyond)

Seth Cable

pp. 562-606, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0055

Logico-cognitive structure in the lexicon

Pieter A. M. Seuren & Dany Jaspers

pp. 607-643, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0058

On the grammar of a Senegalese drum language

Yoad Winter

pp. 644-668, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0061

Lexical differences between Tuscan dialects and standard Italian: Accounting for geographic and sociodemographic variation using generalized additive mixed modeling

Martijn Wieling, Simonetta Montemagni, John Nerbonne, & R. Harald Baayen

pp. 669-692, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0064

Grammatical change through lexical accumulation: Voicing cooccurrence restrictions in Afrikaans

Andries W. Coetzee

pp. 693-721, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0066


Child language acquisition: Why universal grammar doesn't help

Ben Ambridge, Julian M. Pine, & Elena V. M. Lieven

pp. e53-e90, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0051

The linking problem is a special case of a general problem none of us have solved: Commentary on Ambridge, Pine, and Lieven

Barend Beekhuizen, Rens Bod, & Arie Verhagen

pp. e91-e96, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0044

Focus on facts not fiction: Commentary on Ambridge, Pine, and Lieven

Christina Behme

pp. e97-e106, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0047

Evaluating learning-strategy components: Being fair (Commentary on Ambridge, Pine, and Lieven)

Lisa Pearl

pp. e107-e114, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0048

News, somewhat exaggerated: Commentary on Ambridge, Pine, and Lieven

Ana T. Pérez-Leroux & Arsalan Kahnemuyipour

pp. e115-e125, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0049

All hands on deck: In defense of the prosodic bootstrapping hypothesis and multiple theoretic approaches (Commentary on Ambridge, Pine, and Lieven)

Melanie Soderstrom

pp. e126-e130, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0045

Development of interventions for language impairment: Why universal grammar may be harmful (Commentary on Ambridge, Pine, and Lieven)

Amanda J. Owen Van Horne, Jessica Hall, & Maura Curran

pp. e131-e143, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0050

Economic growth and linguistic theory

Geoffrey Sampson

pp. e144-e148, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0046

Short Reports

On the (non)universality of the preference for subject-object word order in sentence comprehension: A sentence-processing study in Kaqchikel Maya

Masatoshi Koizumi, Yoshiho Yasugi, Katsuo Tamaoka, Sachiko Kiyama, Jungho Kim, Juan Esteban Ajsivinac Sian, & Lolmay Pedro Oscar García Mátzar

pp. 722-736, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0068

Negation and nominalization in Kusunda

Mark Donohue, Bhojraj Gautam, & Madhav Pokharel

pp. 737-745, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0054

A note on the non-de se interpretation of attitude reports

Yingying Wang & Haihua Pan

pp. 746-754, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0057


Charles J. Fillmore

Farrell Ackerman, Paul Kay, Mary Catherine O'Connor

pp. 755-761, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0060


Definite descriptions by Paul Elbourne (review)

Barbara Abbott

pp. 762-765, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0063

English rhythms in Russian verse: On the experiment of Joseph Brodsky by Nila Friedberg (review)

Elise Thorsen & David J. Birnbaum

pp. 765-767, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0065

Case in Semitic: Roles, relations, and reconstruction by Rebecca Hasselbach (review)

Michael Waltisberg

pp. 768-771, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0067

An annotated syntax reader: Lasting insights and questions ed. by Richard S. Kayne, Thomas Leu, and Raffaella Zanuttini (review)

Terje Lohndal

pp. 771-773, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0053

Count and mass across languages ed. by Diane Massam (review)

Jenny Doetjes

pp. 773-776, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0056

Sociolinguistic fieldwork by Natalie Schilling (review)

James A. Walker

pp. 776-779, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2014.0059