Linguistic variation in Caribbean Spanish
Time: Thursday, February 28, 2013, 03:00pm - 04:00pm
Place: Ballantine Hall 006
|Luis Ortiz López (University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus)|
Professor Luis Ortiz will showcase instances of linguistic variation that characterize Spanish spoken in the Caribbean region. Variation such as deletion and aspiration of /s/, lateralization of /r/, position of subjects in interrogatives, double negation, markers of plurality, and much more. This is a hands-on workshop for undergraduate students in Hispanic linguistics.
|In category: Sociolinguistics and pragmatics|
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