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HIGHLIGHTED PUBLICATIONS


LAB and INFRASTRUCTURE

Welcome to visit the infrastructure and lab DiACL. There is data from hundreds of languages, all open access and free of use!

LINGUISTIC BLOg

In this blog, I will try – as far as possible – to switch between lexicon and grammar. Most topics are related to ongoing research either by me or by people in our research group. I will also try to have PhDs and other researchers writing guest posts, sha

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Deixis refers to pointing by using language. Deixis seems to be universal – all languages have a system for denoting at least two dimensions of deixis: ‘here’ and ‘there’. Deixis is marked either by deictic markers without person reference ‘here’, ‘there’

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From now on, I will use this forum to share nice pictures, interesting thoughts, and news from my research on language diversity and evolution, Tocharian, Romani, and Amazonian languages. Stay in the loop! My first post gives a map of the diversity in Eur

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Density heatmaps indicating the frequency of languages as source (y) and target (x) language in loan events, by their ranking in a Language Power Index rank.A study in PLOS ONE shows that borrowing is hierchical: borrowings are most likely to take place f

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