Almeida Jacqueline Toribio

List of John Benjamins publications for which Almeida Jacqueline Toribio plays a role.


Bullock, Barbara E., Jacqueline Larsen Serigos, Almeida Jacqueline Toribio and Arthur Wendorf 2018 The challenges and benefits of annotating oral bilingual corpora: The Spanish in Texas Corpus ProjectRomance Parsed Corpora, Tortora, Christina, Beatrice Santorini and Frances Blanchette (eds.), pp. 100–119
This article describes efforts to collect, process, and automatically annotate a corpus of Spanish as spoken in Texas. It elaborates the protocols for the development of the corpus and the procedures for automatic annotation, illustrating the common pitfalls to language identification in bilingual… read more | Article
The present contribution reflects on the competing disciplinary, ideological, and methodological tensions in the study of bilingual code-switching and advocates for a data-driven structural approach to the patterns of language mixing attested across language pairings and Speech communities. More… read more | Chapter
Bullock, Barbara E., Jacqueline Larsen Serigos and Almeida Jacqueline Toribio 2016 The stratification of English-language lone-word and multi-word material in Puerto Rican Spanish-language press outlets: A computational approachSpanish-English Codeswitching in the Caribbean and the US, Guzzardo Tamargo, Rosa E., Catherine M. Mazak and M. Carmen Parafita Couto (eds.), pp. 171–189
This chapter considers the presence of English in a 3.3-million-word corpus of Puerto Rican news press addressed to distinct social classes: El Vocero, published for a working-class population, El Nuevo Día for a mainstream market, and 80grados for an intellectual readership. Statistical models… read more | Article
Toribio, Almeida Jacqueline and Barbara E. Bullock 2016 A new look at heritage Spanish and its speakersAdvances in Spanish as a Heritage Language, Pascual y Cabo, Diego (ed.), pp. 27–50
In this chapter we advocate for the value of new forms of observation for characterizing the Spanish of heritage speakers in the United States. As is widely recognized, Spanish acquired in bilingual contexts is different from Spanish acquired in monolingual settings; and, yet, the nature of… read more | Article
Bullock, Barbara E. and Almeida Jacqueline Toribio 2015 An experimental approach to hypercorrection in Dominican SpanishHispanic Linguistics at the Crossroads: Theoretical linguistics, language acquisition and language contact, Klassen, Rachel, Juana M. Liceras and Elena Valenzuela (eds.), pp. 251–268
A stigmatized trait of popular Dominican Spanish is the insertion of pre-consonantal or final [s] into a lexical item (e.g. Ja[s]queline). The predominant explanation among phonologists for this uniquely Dominican phenomenon is that the uneducated are ‘lost-s’ speakers who do not know which words… read more | Article
Bullock, Barbara E. and Almeida Jacqueline Toribio 2010 Correcting the record on Dominican [s]-hypercorrectionRomance Linguistics 2009: Selected papers from the 39th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL), Tucson, Arizona, March 2009, Colina, Sonia, Antxon Olarrea and Ana Maria Carvalho (eds.), pp. 15–24
Theoretical linguistic treatments of Dominican [s]-hypercorrection all assume the hypotheses, advanced by Terrell (1986), that lexical forms in popular Dominican Spanish no longer contain any trace of coda or final /s/ and, thus, speakers randomly insert them into syllable- and word-final position… read more | Article
Bullock, Barbara E. and Almeida Jacqueline Toribio 2009 8. Trying to hit a moving target: On the sociophonetics of code-switchingMultidisciplinary Approaches to Code Switching, Isurin, Ludmila, Donald Winford and Kees de Bot (eds.), pp. 189–206
Bullock, Barbara E. and Almeida Jacqueline Toribio 2008 8. Kreyol incursions into Dominican Spanish: The perception of Haitianized speech among DominicansBilingualism and Identity: Spanish at the crossroads with other languages, Niño-Murcia, Mercedes and Jason Rothman (eds.), pp. 175–198
The present study seeks to evaluate bilinguals’ attitudes towards the contact forms that are manifested in the speech of Spanish-English bilinguals in the United States, and the factors that contribute to this linguistic assessment. Towards that end, bilinguals of diverse proficiencies are… read more | Article
Bullock, Barbara E. and Almeida Jacqueline Toribio 2006 Intra-System Variability and Change in Nominal and Verbal MorphologyHistorical Romance Linguistics: Retrospective and perspectives, Gess, Randall and Deborah Arteaga (eds.), pp. 305–325
Toribio, Almeida Jacqueline and Carlos Nye 2006 Restructuring of Reverse Psychological PredicateNew Perspectives on Romance Linguistics: Vol. I: Morphology, Syntax, Semantics, and Pragmatics, Nishida, Chiyo and Jean-Pierre Y. Montreuil (eds.), pp. 263 ff.
The target of investigation in the present study is the class of psychological predicates exemplified by gustar; this class demonstrates unique mapping properties that render it especially problematical and perplexing for English speakers acquiring Spanish as a second language and likewise… read more | Article
Toribio, Almeida Jacqueline, Barbara E. Bullock, Christopher G. Botero and Kristopher Allen Davis 2005 Perseverative Phonetic Effects in Bilingual Code-SwitchingTheoretical and Experimental Approaches to Romance Linguistics: Selected papers from the 34th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL), Salt Lake City, March 2004, Gess, Randall and Edward J. Rubin (eds.), pp. 291–306
Rubin, Edward J. and Almeida Jacqueline Toribio 1995 Feature-checking and the syntax of language contactContemporary Research in Romance Linguistics: Papers from the XXII Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages, El Paso/Juárez, February 22–24, 1992, Amastae, Jon, Grant Goodall, M. Montalbetti and M. Phinney (eds.), pp. 177 ff.