• A comparison of Norwegian and Spanish L1 acquisition of possessive constructions 

      Fábregas, Antonio; Anderssen, Merete; Westergaard, Marit (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      In language acquisition studies, there is a recurring debate regarding how to account for non-target-consistent utterances produced by young children. Anderssen and Westergaard (Lingua 120:2569–2588, 2010) study the ...
    • Language mixing within verbs and nouns in American Norwegian 

      Riksem, Brita Ramsevik; Grimstad, Maren Berg; Lohndal, Terje; Åfarli, Tor Anders (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This paper presents case-studies of language mixing within verbs and nouns in the heritage language American Norwegian, which refers to varieties spoken by Norwegian immigrants to the US and their descendants. The paper ...
    • The loss of feminine gender in Norwegian: a dialect comparison 

      Busterud, Guro; Lohndal, Terje; Rodina, Yulia; Westergaard, Marit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      It is well known that grammatical gender systems may change historically. Previous research has documented loss of the feminine gender in several Norwegian dialects, including those spoken in Oslo and Tromsø (Lødrup in ...