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Why-questions, topicality and intervention effects in Chinese

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A cross-linguistic database of phonetic transcription systems

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Challenges of annotation and analysis in computer-assisted language comparison: A case study on Burmish languages

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Strength-based faithfulness and the sibilant /s/ in Italian

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NPI licensing in Jordanian Arabic: An argument for downward entailment and syntax-semantics interface

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Is there an interlanguage speech credibility benefit?

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A Cross-Cultural Approach to Speech-Act-Sets: The Case of Apologies

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