Peredur Webb-Davies

List of John Benjamins publications for which Peredur Webb-Davies 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


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