Esther de Leeuw
List of John Benjamins publications for which Esther de Leeuw plays a role.
The Frequency Code and gendered attrition and acquisition in the German-English heritage language community in Vancouver, Canada Lost in Transmission: The role of attrition and input in heritage language development, Brehmer, Bernhard and Jeanine Treffers-Daller (eds.), pp. 229–2542020
The paper investigates pitch level and span in a group of German L1-English L2 late bilinguals in comparison to two monolingual control groups. The late bilinguals had moved to Vancouver, Canada in adulthood, and had been living in Vancouver for an average of 40 years. The results indicate that the… read more | Chapter