Acrisio Pires and Jason Rothman, eds.
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
Month of Publication: June
Year of Publication: 2009
The volume is a collection of original articles that present new research on first and second language acquisition from the perspective of current generative linguistics, using a detailed case study of Portuguese as a first, second and third language. The book focuses on studies exploring both empirical/experimental and theoretical aspects of the acquisition of syntax and its interfaces with morphology, with semantics/pragmatics, and language change. The...