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1987

The Foreign Language Requirement: An Alternative Program

Demuth, K. A. & Smith, N. B., 1987, In : Foreign Language Annals. 20, 1, p. 67-77 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

foreign language
learning success
student
aptitude
language
1989

Interaction between Discourse Functions and Agreement in Setawana

Demuth, K. & Johnson, M., 1989, In : Journal of African Languages and Linguistics. 11, 1, p. 21-36 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Maturation and the acquisition of the Sesotho passive

DEMUTH, K., Mar 1989, In : Language. 65, 1, p. 56-80 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Problems in the acquisition of grammatical tone

Demuth, K., 1989, In : Papers & Reports on Child Language Development. 28, p. 81-88 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

language
bibliography
speaking
parents
interaction

Review of a sociolinguistic profile of urban centers in Cameroon

Demuth, K., 1989, In : Africana Journal. 15, p. 389-390 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

1990

Locatives, impersonals and expletives in Sesotho

Demuth, K., 1990, In : The Linguistic Review. 7, 3, p. 233-250 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Subject, Topic and Sesotho Passive

Demuth, K., 1990, In : Journal of Child Language. 17, 1, p. 67-84 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Language
discourse
Linguistics
language
speaking
1991

Acquisition of the Sesotho tonal system

Demuth, K., 1991, In : Afrikanistische Arbeitspapiere. 26, p. 1-31 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

1993

Issues in the acquisition of the Sesotho tonal system

Demuth, K., 1993, In : Journal of Child Language. 20, 2, p. 275-301 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Longitudinal Studies
Language
phonology
language
Sesotho
1995

Questions, Relatives, and Minimal Projection

Demuth, K., 1 Jan 1995, In : Language Acquisition. 4, 1-2, p. 49-71 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

projection
language
learning
Sesotho
Relative Clauses
1997

Multiple optimal outputs in acquisition

Demuth, K., 1997, In : University of Maryland Working Papers in Linguistics. 5, p. 53-71 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

grammar
language
language acquisition
domination
learning

Presentational focus and thematic structure in comparative Bantu

Demuth, K. & Mmusi, S., 1997, In : Journal of African Languages and Linguistics. 18, 1, p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

language
examination
discourse
Locative Inversion
Thematic Structure
1998

Argument structure and the acquisition of Sesotho applicatives

Demuth, K., 1998, In : Linguistics. 36, 356, p. 781-806 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

semantics
syntax
language acquisition
speaking
Applicatives
1999

Prosody outranks syntax: an optimality approach to subject inversion in Bantu relatives

Harford, C. & Demuth, K., 1999, In : Linguistic Analysis. 29, 1-2, p. 47-68 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Optimality
Inversion
Syntax
Prosody
Complementizer

Verb raising and subject inversion in Bantu relatives

Demuth, K. & Harford, C., Jan 1999, In : Journal of African Languages and Linguistics. 20, 1, p. 41-61 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

language
syntax
projection
grammar
Inversion
2000

Learning word-order constraints under conditions of object ellipsis

Demuth, K., Machobane, M. & Moloi, F., 2000, In : Linguistics. 38, 367, p. 545-568 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

learning
language acquisition
learning strategy
language
evidence
2001

A prosodic approach to filler syllables

Demuth, K., 2001, In : Journal of Child Language. 28, 1, p. 246-249 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

language acquisition
syntax
Language
linguistics
Linguistics
2002

Universality versus language-specificity in listening to running speech

Cutler, A., Demuth, K. & McQueen, J. M., May 2002, In : Psychological Science. 13, 3, p. 258-262 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Language
Ovum
Inhibition (Psychology)
2003

Rules and construction effects in learning the argument structure of verbs

Demuth, K., Machobane, M. & Moloi, F., Nov 2003, In : Journal of Child Language. 30, 4, p. 797-821 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Learning
Language
learning
Semantics
semantics
2004

Production approaches to stuttering

Demuth, K., Sep 2004, In : Stammering Research. 1, 3, p. 297-298 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

language
learning
2005

Learning animacy hierarchy effects in Sesotho double object applicatives

Demuth, K., Moloi, F., Machobane, M. & Odato, C., Jun 2005, In : Language. 81, 2, p. 421-447 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

semantics
learning
performance
Sesotho
Verbs
2006

Accounting for variability in 2-year-olds' production of coda consonants

Kirk, C. & Demuth, K., 2006, In : Language Learning and Development. 2, 2, p. 97-118 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

acoustics
linguistics
Coda
Consonant
language

The acquisiton of word-final clusters in French

Demuth, K. & Kehoe, M., 2006, In : Catalan Journal of Linguistics. 5, 1, p. 59-81 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The distribution of passives in spoken Sesotho

Demuth, K. & Kline, M., 2006, In : Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies. 24, 3, p. 377-388 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

language acquisition
event
discourse

Vowel epenthesis in loanword adaptation: Representational and phonetic considerations

Rose, Y. & Demuth, K., Jun 2006, In : Lingua. 116, 7, p. 1112-1139 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

phonetics
phonology
language
Epenthesis
Loanword Adaptation

Word-minimality, epenthesis and coda licensing in the early acquisition of English

Demuth, K., Culbertson, J. & Alter, J., 2006, In : Language and speech. 49, 2, p. 137-174 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Licensure
Foot
Language
Fees and Charges
language
2007

Early syntactic productivity: Evidence from dative shift

Conwell, E. & Demuth, K., May 2007, In : Cognition. 103, 2, p. 163-179 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

productivity
evidence
Child Language
only child
Productivity

Some restrictions on Sesotho null noun class prefixes

Machobane, M., Moloi, F. & Demuth, K., 2007, In : South African Journal of African Languages. 27, 4, p. 166-180 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2008

Compensatory vowel lengthening for omitted coda consonants: a phonetic investigation of children's early representations of prosodic words

Song, J. Y. & Demuth, K., Dec 2008, In : Language and speech. 51, 4, p. 385-402 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Phonetics
phonetics
speaking
Dogs
Coda

Prosodically-conditioned variability in children's production of French determiners

Demuth, K. & Tremblay, A., Feb 2008, In : Journal of Child Language. 35, 1, p. 99-127 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

speaking
Mental Competency
Foot
Research Personnel
Determiners

The structure of branching onsets and rising diphthongs: evidence from the acquisition of French and Spanish

Kehoe, M., Hilaire-Debove, G., Demuth, K. & Lleó, C., Jan 2008, In : Language Acquisition. 15, 1, p. 5-57 53 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

evidence
language
speaking
data acquisition
Vowel Sequences
2009

Learning how to license null noun-class prefixes in Sesotho

Demuth, K., Machobane, M. & Moloi, F., Dec 2009, In : Language. 85, 4, p. 864-883 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

license
linguistics
language
learning
discourse

Phonological constraints on children's production of English third person singular -s

Song, J. Y., Sundara, M. & Demuth, K., 1 Jun 2009, In : Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research. 52, 3, p. 623-642 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

human being
imitation
Semantics
cross-sectional study
Mental Competency

The longitudinal development of clusters in French

Demuth, K. & McCullough, E., Mar 2009, In : Journal of Child Language. 36, 2, p. 425-448 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

speaking
Consonant Clusters

The prosodic (re)organization of children's early English articles

Demuth, K. & McCullough, E., Jan 2009, In : Journal of Child Language. 36, 1, p. 173-200 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

reorganization
Organizations
phonology
Licensure
Semantics
2010

3-year-olds' comprehension, production, and generalization of Sesotho passives

Demuth, K., Moloi, F. & Machobane, M., May 2010, In : Cognition. 115, 2, p. 238-251 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

comprehension
Language
speaking
language
Research Personnel

Effects of the acoustic properties of infant-directed speech on infant word recognition

Song, J. Y., Demuth, K. & Morgan, J., Jul 2010, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 128, 1, p. 389-400 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
acoustic properties
Acoustics
vowels
stimuli
learning

Factors facilitating implicit learning: the case of the Sesotho passive

Kline, M. & Demuth, K., 2010, In : Language Acquisition. 17, 4, p. 220-234 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

learning
speaking
Implicit Learning
Sesotho
Syntactic Structure
2011

Acoustic evidence for positional and complexity effects on children's production of plural -s

Theodore, R. M., Demuth, K. & Shattuck-Hufnagel, S., 1 Apr 2011, In : Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research. 54, 2, p. 539-548 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Acoustics
acoustics
evidence
Cues
human being

Sentence-position effects on children's perception and production of English third person singular -s

Sundara, M., Demuth, K. & Kuhl, P. K., 1 Feb 2011, In : Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research. 54, 1, p. 55-71 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

human being
Cartoons
pattern of production
cartoon
Vocabulary
2012

Individual differences in pronoun reversal: Evidence from two longitudinal case studies

Evans, K. E. & Demuth, K., Jan 2012, In : Journal of Child Language. 39, 1, p. 162-191 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

self-reference
Individuality
Longitudinal Studies
Asperger Syndrome
Confusion

Segmental and positional effects on children's coda production: Comparing evidence from perceptual judgments and acoustic analysis

Theodore, R. M., Demuth, K. & Shattuck-Hufnagel, S., Sep 2012, In : Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics. 26, 9, p. 755-773 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Acoustics
acoustics
listener
Cues
evidence

The acquisition of Sesotho nominal agreement

Demuth, K. & Weschler, S., Feb 2012, In : Morphology. 22, 1, p. 67-88 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prefix
Sesotho
Noun Class
Language
Lexical Representation

The development of acoustic cues to coda contrasts in young children learning American English

Song, J. Y., Demuth, K. & Shattuck-Hufnagel, S., Apr 2012, In : The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 131, 4, p. 3036-3050 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

cues
Acoustics
learning
Cues
Learning

The development of articles in children's early Spanish: prosodic interactions between lexical and grammatical form

Demuth, K., Patrolia, M., Song, J. Y. & Masapollo, M., Feb 2012, In : First Language. 32, 1-2, p. 17-37 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

interaction
longitudinal study
Prosodic Structure
Interaction
Nouns
2013

Acoustic investigations into the later acquisition of syllabic -es plurals

Mealings, K. T., Cox, F. & Demuth, K., Aug 2013, In : Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research. 56, 4, p. 1260-1271 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Motor Vehicles
Acoustics
acoustics
hearing impairment
imitation

Durational cues to fricative codas in 2-year-olds American English: Voicing and morphemic factors

Song, J. Y., Demuth, K., Evans, K. & Shattuck-Hufnagel, S., May 2013, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 133, 5, p. 2931-2946 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
cues
Cues
Toes
Nose
Noise

The effects of coarticulation and morphological complexity on the production of English coda clusters: Acoustic and articulatory evidence from 2-year-olds and adults using ultrasound

Song, J. Y., Demuth, K., Shattuck-Hufnagel, S. & Ménard, L., May 2013, In : Journal of Phonetics. 41, 3-4, p. 281-295 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Acoustics
acoustics
evidence
Gestures
Child Development
2014

Cluster reduction and compensatory lengthening in the acquisition of possessive -s

Mealings, K. T. & Demuth, K., 2014, In : Journal of Child Language. 41, 3, p. 690-704 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

human being
imitation
planning process
Acoustics
acoustics

Syntactic generalization with novel intransitive verbs

Kline, M. & Demuth, K., 2014, In : Journal of Child Language. 41, 3, p. 543-574 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Cooking
Semantics
semantics
food
Food