Wednesday, 29 December
576. New Directions in Language Change: Globalization, Contact, Grammaticalization
7:15–8:30 p.m., Commonwealth Hall A1, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Language Change
Presiding: Tracy C. Johnson, Stephen F. Austin State Univ.
1. “Contact-Induced Language Mixing in Spain’s Occitan-Speaking Aran Valley: From Latin F- > /h/ > /0/ and Back to /f/,” Ryan C. Furness, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities
2. “What’s a Verb? What’s an Aux? The Grammaticalization of Get/Got,” Eric J. Hyman, Fayetteville State Univ.