Francesco Cavallaro

List of John Benjamins publications for which Francesco Cavallaro plays a role.


Cavallaro, Francesco, Yan Kang Tan, Wenhan Xie and Ng Bee Chin 2024 Language practices and policies of Singaporean-Japanese families in SingaporePragmatics 34:1, pp. 55–80 | Article
The few studies on Family Language Policy in Singapore (FLP) have generally focused on FLP in local and immigrant Chinese families. This article explores language policies that seem to undergird Singaporean-Japanese families’ language practices. In-depth interviews and observations with five such… read more
Cavallaro, Francesco, Mark Fifer Seilhamer, Ho Yen Yee and Ng Bee Chin 2018 Attitudes to Mandarin Chinese varieties in SingaporeJournal of Asian Pacific Communication 28:2, pp. 195–225 | Article
This study aims to shed light on the attitudes of Chinese Singaporeans and Chinese nationals residing in Singapore to varieties of Mandarin Chinese. 64 Singaporean Chinese and Chinese national participants took matched and verbal-guise tests, evaluating recorded speakers of two varieties of… read more