Conservative language Studies in historical linguistics often use the terms " conservative " or "innovative" to characterize the extent of change occurring in a particular language or dialect as compared with related varieties.
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The Growth of a Queer Family Tree. Sandra Thompson and Masayoshi Shibatani. Grants I have received six large federal grants to create and analyze corpora. Cognition, culture and the bases of metaphoric structure. From Silence to Speech. Journal of Law and Politics Strategies for Communicating "Gay Experience": An important part of phonology is studying which sounds are distinctive units within a language.
Annual Review of Anthropology. However, historical linguists seem to be more reluctant to embrace the corpus-driven quantitative approach, and there are fewer corpora of historical languages available.
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The principal tools of research in diachronic linguistics are the comparative method and the method of internal reconstruction. How Private is Your Toilet: The Cognitive Basis of Grammar.
Service Narratives and the Stories They Tell. Womens' Studies Quarterly Edinburgh University Press is one of the leading university presses in the UK.
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