Bilingual Acquisition

DATA SET NAME: Guglielmo and Beatrice (Indonesian/Italian) DATA SET DESCRIPTION: In this project the acquisition of bilingualism of two children, Guglielmo and Beatrice, is studied. While their mother is a native speaker of Italian, their father is Indonesian. Although they live in a largely Indonesian-speaking environment, they are exclusively addressed by their mother in Italian. It represents a case study of unbalanced bilingualism and focuses on the development of a number of morphosyntactic patterns. It tries to identify cross-linguistic structures in quantitative and qualitative perspectives and hypothesizes theoretical explanations for cross-linguistic influence and the gradual...
DATA SET NAME: Ramzi (Indonesian/Javanese) DATA SET DESCRIPTION: In this project the acquisition of bilingualism by Ramzi is studied. Although both parents of Ramzi are natives of East Java, his mother speaks to him in Indonesian while his father speaks to him in Javanese. The child was video-recorded on a weekly basis. PROJECT NAME: Bilingual Language Acquisition - Javanese/Indonesian PROJECT DESCRIPTION: In this project the acquisition of bilingualism by Ramzi is studied. Although both parents of Ramzi are natives of East Java, his mother speaks to him in Indonesian while his father speaks to him in Javanese. The child was video-recorded on a weekly basis. HOW TO CITE: Dini Andarini,...