Language - Volume 94, Number 4 (December 2018)

From possessor agreement to object marking in the evolution of the Udmurt -jez suffix: A grammaticalization approach to morpheme syncretism

Katalin É. Kiss & Orsolya Tánczos

pp. 733-757, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0052

Subject prominence and processing dependencies in prenominal relative clauses: The comprehension of possessive relative clauses and adjunct relative clauses in Mandarin Chinese

Chien-Jer Charles Lin

pp. 758-797, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0053

On the order of demonstrative, numeral, adjective, and noun

Matthew S. Dryer

pp. 798-833, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0054

Prenasalized and postoralized consonants: The diverse functions of enhancement

W. Leo Wetzels & Andrew Nevins

pp. 834-866, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0055

The real-time dynamics of the individual and the community in grammaticalization

Peter Petré & Freek Van de Velde

pp. 867-901, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0056

Crosslinguistic structural priming as a mechanism of contact-induced language change: Evidence from Papiamento-Dutch bilinguals in Aruba and the Netherlands

Gerrit Jan Kootstra & Hülya ┼×ahin

pp. 902-930, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0050

The time course of individuals’ perception of coarticulatory information is linked to their production: Implications for sound change

Patrice Speeter Beddor, Andries W. Coetzee, Will Styler, Kevin B. McGowan, & Julie E. Boland

pp. 931-968, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0051


Arthur S. Abramson

D. H. Whalen & Laura L. Koenig

pp. 969-975, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0057

Phonological Analysis

Phonological degrees of labiality

Jérémy Pasquereau

pp. e216-e265, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0066

The Abawiri tone system in typological perspective

Brendon Yoder

pp. e266-e292, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0067

Teaching Linguistics

What’s in a name? Teaching linguistics using onomastic data

Laurel MacKenzie

pp. e293-e310, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0068

Research Report

The global dispreference for posterior voiced obstruents: A quantitative assessment of word-list data

Caleb Everett

pp. e311-e323, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0069


Language documentation twenty-five years on

Frank Seifart, Nicholas Evans, Harald Hammarström, & Stephen C. Levinson

pp. e324-e345, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0070


The evolution of pragmatic markers in English: Pathways of change by Laurel J. Brinton (review)

Karin Aijmer

pp. 976-978, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0058

Discourse-pragmatic variation in context: Eight hundred years of LIKE by Alexandra D’Arcy (review)

Joseph Salmons

pp. 979-981, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0059

Syntax and Spell-out in Slavic by Steven Franks (review)

Krzysztof Migdalski

pp. 982-985, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0060

Word order change in acquisition and language contact: Essays in honour of Ans van Kemenade ed. by Bettelou Los and Pieter de Haan (review)

George Walkden

pp. 985-987, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0061

Agreement beyond phi by Shigeru Miyagawa (review)

Elena Anagnostopoulou

pp. 988-991, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0062

Semantics, metasemantics, aboutness by Ori Simchen (review)

Gila Sher

pp. 991-993, DOI: 10.1353/lan.2018.0063