Margaret Deuchar

List of John Benjamins publications for which Margaret Deuchar plays a role.


Building and Using the Siarad Corpus: Bilingual conversations in Welsh and English

Margaret Deuchar, Peredur Webb-Davies and Kevin Donnelly

[Studies in Corpus Linguistics, 81] 2018. vii, 199 pp.
Subjects Celtic languages | Corpus linguistics | English linguistics | Multilingualism | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology


Prys, Myfyr, Margaret Deuchar and Gwerfyl Roberts 2012 Measuring bilingual accommodation in Welsh rural pharmaciesMultilingual Individuals and Multilingual Societies, Braunmüller, Kurt and Christoph Gabriel (eds.), pp. 419–436
This paper introduces a method to address the theoretical and practical question of whether speech accommodation aids compliance in bilingual healthcare settings. It describes a method to measure bilingual speech accommodation in interviews between pharmacists and patients about the use of… read more | Article
Webb-Davies, Peredur and Margaret Deuchar 2010 Using the Matrix Language Frame model to measure the extent of word-order convergence in Welsh-English bilingual speechContinuity and Change in Grammar, Breitbarth, Anne, Christopher Lucas, Sheila Watts and David Willis (eds.), pp. 77–96
Word-order convergence is argued to be a processual mechanism in which bilinguals use morphemes from language A in an order which is more prominent in language B than in language A. In this chapter we examine whether there is word-order convergence in the speech of Welsh–English bilinguals using… read more | Article
Deuchar, Margaret and Rachel Muntz 2003 Factors accounting for code-mixing in an early developing bilingual(In)vulnerable Domains in Multilingualism, Müller, Natascha (ed.), pp. 161–190