Several of our postgrads, at work in the postgrad space in the Berrick Saul building

Current postgraduate research students

StudentResearchSupervisor(s)
Shadiya Al-Hashmi Phonology of Arabic loanwords in Turkish
Ghada Alkuwaihes A syntactic analysis of exclamatives in Gulf Arabic
Shaikhah Al Jurayed The neuro-cognitive processes underlying comprehending the visual images of untouchable nature while reading: A comparative study
Mohammad Al-Qenai Hypocoristics: A derivational problem
YoungJae An The syntax-semantics interface in second language acquisition: Crossover effects in wh-interrogatives
Huma Anwaar Phonological development in a multilingual community; a comparative study of Urdu and Pashto early words
Georgina Brown Modelling pronunciation with distance: An automatic speaker comparison system for forensic applications
Emanuela Buizza The spreading of suprasegmental correlates of consonantal reduction in spontaneous speech
Marina Noelia Cantarutti

(Dis)Association in English Interaction: the sequential and prosodic design of "social unitness"

Wenling Cao

Accent attitude and its effect on non-native speakers' phonetic accommodation: The case of Hong Kong English

Ying-Ju Chang

Aspects of Southern Min grammar in areal and typological perspectives

Salina Cuddy Language Variation in a Football Community

 

Mariam Dar Effects of development on cross-language speech perception
Katherina Walper Gormaz Language Teachers’ Multimodal Practices in Feedback Provision
Yuxi Gong On the second language acquisition of dou-quantification in Mandarin Chinese by L1-English and L1-Japanese speakers
Veronica Gonzalez Temer A multimodal analysis of assessment sequences in Chilean Spanish interaction
Chandeera Gunawardena Object clitics and adverb placement in French second and third language acquisition
Adnan Ibrar Acquisition of verbal morphology (subject-verb agreement) by Pashtun and Chinese speakers of English language
Justin Jing Hoi Lo Bilingualism in forensic voice comparison
Miyuki Kamiya The Categorisation and Distribution of Japanese Mimetics: Japanese Mimetics as Prenominal Modifiers
Sarah Kelly Identifying the acoustic and prosodic parameters used by listeners to infer threat to harm from 'neutrally-worded' utterances
Katharina Klug Refining the Vocal Profile Analysis scheme (VPA) for forensic purposes
Keisuke Kume Acquisition of Syntax-Semantics Mappings in Second Language Japanese: A Feature Reassembly Account
Shanshan Lou Lexical tone development from babbling to speech
Margarita Makri Typology of comparative constructions
Sarvenaz Moradi Templatic approach to Persian child phonology
Victoria Noble The Singulative: Comparative Syntax and Crosslinguistic Semantics
Melody Pattison Variation and Change in the Achterhoeks Dialect
Rui Qi Choo Early speech production of Mandarin-learning infants: A longitudinal observational and experimental study
Sehrish Shafi Phonological features of Mirpuri English
Moun Shin Language variation in the Korean peninsula
Nikki Swift Phonological acquisition in a multi-dialectical environment
James Tompkinson Phonetic influences on listener perceptions of spoken threats
Grace Wood Accent Discrimination in U.S. and U.K. Courts
Aws Younus

The prosodic design of Iraqi Arabic political speeches

Hongyan Zhao

The Syntax of Answers to Yes/No Questions in Chinese