Rebecca E. Ronquest

List of John Benjamins publications for which Rebecca E. Ronquest plays a role.


Michnowicz, Jim, Rebecca E. Ronquest, Bailey Armbrister, Nick Chisholm, Rebecca Green, Lindsey Bull and Anne Elkins 2023 Perceptions of inclusive language in the Spanish of the Southeast: Data from a large classroom projectSpanish in Context 20:1, pp. 96–129 | Article
This study examines the perceptions of inclusive language among first- and second-generation Spanish speakers residing in North Carolina, USA, based on survey data collected from 337 speakers by undergraduates. The survey examines familiarity with innovative inclusive language forms (including… read more
Ronquest, Rebecca E., Jim Michnowicz, Eric Wilbanks and Claudia Cortes 2020 Examining the (mini-) variable swarm in the Spanish of the SoutheastHispanic Linguistics: Current issues and new directions, Morales-Front, Alfonso, Michael J. Ferreira, Ronald P. Leow and Cristina Sanz (eds.), pp. 303–326 | Chapter
The present investigation aims to facilitate our understanding of Spanish in the Southeastern United States – a region that despite its rapid growth over the last two decades, has received little attention in the literature. Analyses of four linguistic variables indicated that while second… read more
Ronquest, Rebecca E. and Manuel Díaz-Campos 2009 Discriminating Pitch Accent Alignment in SpanishRomance Linguistics 2007: Selected papers from the 37th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL), Pittsburgh, 15–18 March 2007, Masullo, Pascual José, Erin O'Rourke and Chia-Hui Huang (eds.), pp. 243–260 | Article
While much acoustic-phonetic evidence has accumulated which proves the existence of two phonetically distinct peak alignments (L+H* and L*+H) in Spanish declaratives, whether or not the two alignments are phonologically distinct remains a topic of debate. The goal of the present paper is to utilize… read more