Janne Bondi Johannessen †

List of John Benjamins publications for which Janne Bondi Johannessen † plays a role.

Titles

Grammatical and Sociolinguistic Aspects of Ethiopian Languages

Edited by Derib Ado, Almaz Wasse Gelagay and Janne Bondi Johannessen †

Subjects Afro-Asiatic languages | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics

Studies in Övdalian Morphology and Syntax: New research on a lesser-known Scandinavian language

Edited by Kristine Bentzen, Henrik Rosenkvist and Janne Bondi Johannessen †

[Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today, 221] 2015. v, 232 pp.
Subjects Generative linguistics | Germanic linguistics | Morphology | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics

Germanic Heritage Languages in North America: Acquisition, attrition and change

Edited by Janne Bondi Johannessen † and Joseph C. Salmons

[Studies in Language Variation, 18] 2015. vi, 418 pp.
Subjects Germanic linguistics | Historical linguistics | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology | Theoretical linguistics

Articles

Ado, Derib, Almaz Wasse Gelagay and Janne Bondi Johannessen † 2021 The languages of Ethiopia: Aspects of the sociolinguistic profileGrammatical and Sociolinguistic Aspects of Ethiopian Languages, Ado, Derib, Almaz Wasse Gelagay and Janne Bondi Johannessen † (eds.), pp. 1–12
This book is part of the research work supported by the project Linguistic Capacity Building, tools for the inclusive development of Ethiopia (LCB),1 which has been working on the development of resources and training of human power involved in linguistic work. The works in this volume are papers… read more | Chapter
Bentzen, Kristine, Henrik Rosenkvist and Janne Bondi Johannessen † 2015 IntroductionStudies in Övdalian Morphology and Syntax: New research on a lesser-known Scandinavian language, Bentzen, Kristine, Henrik Rosenkvist and Janne Bondi Johannessen † (eds.), pp. 1–10
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Garbacz, Piotr and Janne Bondi Johannessen † 2015 Övdalian from 1909 to 2009Studies in Övdalian Morphology and Syntax: New research on a lesser-known Scandinavian language, Bentzen, Kristine, Henrik Rosenkvist and Janne Bondi Johannessen † (eds.), pp. 11–46
We present a number of morphological and syntactic properties that Övdalian is reported to have according to the literature. They are classified into four categories, of which we study in particular those two that make Övdalian stand out amongst the Scandinavian languages: the category of those… read more | Article
Johannessen, Janne Bondi † 2015 Attrition in an American Norwegian Heritage Language SpeakerGermanic Heritage Languages in North America: Acquisition, attrition and change, Johannessen, Janne Bondi † and Joseph C. Salmons (eds.), pp. 46–71
This paper investigates the language of one person: an elderly bilingual lady who speaks Heritage Norwegian in addition to English. Her heritage language production reveals language that is different both from what we know of Heritage Norwegian from other sources and from European Norwegian, and… read more | Article
Johannessen, Janne Bondi † and Joseph C. Salmons 2015 The study of Germanic heritage languages in the AmericasGermanic Heritage Languages in North America: Acquisition, attrition and change, Johannessen, Janne Bondi † and Joseph C. Salmons (eds.), pp. 1–18
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Johannessen, Janne Bondi † and Signe Laake 2015 On Two Myths of the Norwegian Language in America: Is it Old-Fashioned? Is it Approaching the Written Bokmål Standard?Germanic Heritage Languages in North America: Acquisition, attrition and change, Johannessen, Janne Bondi † and Joseph C. Salmons (eds.), pp. 299–322
The article discusses two claims about Heritage Norwegian in the American Midwest. One is that the Norwegian-speaking descendants of Norwegian immigrants speak an ‘archaic’ form of Norwegian. The other is that their language approaches the written Norwegian Bokmål standard, i.e., has moved away… read more | Article
Johannessen, Janne Bondi †, Øystein Alexander Vangsnes, Joel Priestley and Kristin Hagen 2014 A multilingual speech corpus of North-Germanic languagesSpoken Corpora and Linguistic Studies, Raso, Tommaso and Heliana Mello (eds.), pp. 69–83
The Nordic Dialect Corpus project was initiated by the Scandinavian Dialect Syntax Network (ScanDiaSyn). In order to be able to study the North Germanic (i.e., Nordic) dialects, proper documentation of the dialects was needed. A corpus consisting of natural speech by dialect speakers was developed… read more | Article
Johannessen, Janne Bondi †, Kristin Hagen, André Lynum and Anders Nøklestad 2012 OBT+stat: A combined rule-based and statistical taggerExploring Newspaper Language: Using the web to create and investigate a large corpus of modern Norwegian, Andersen, Gisle (ed.), pp. 51–66
The paper describes the improvement of the rule-based Constraint Grammar (CG) Oslo-Bergen Tagger (OBT) by the addition of a statistical module. It is in the nature of CG taggers to leave some words ambiguous between different readings, due to a lack of coverage by the linguistics-based rules. Such… read more | Article
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