Working Papers in Linguistics

Working Papers in Linguisticsbegan in 1969 as an output for reports on research in progress. It contains principally work from researchers at the Department of Linguistics and Phonetics at Lund University.
The
Phonetics
Laboratory
of
the
Departrnent
of
Linguistics
of
Lund
university
plans
to
send
out
reports
on
research
already
completed
orinprogress.0nceayeartherewillbeanaccountofcourses
given
during
the
year,
as
well
as
selected
short
summaries
of
stu-
dies
undertaken
by
postgraduate
students.
The
results
reported
are
to
be
considered
as
preliminary
and
will
in
general
be
published
elsewhere.
Articles
written
in
Su'redish
wil}
be
followed
by
summaries
in
English'

Vol 53 (2008)

Table of Contents

Articles

Phonological erosion and semantic generalization: Notes on the grammaticalization of the Tocharian case paradigm
Gerd Carling
5–14
Why is the Good distribution so good? Towards an explanation of word length regularity
Mats Eeg-Olofsson
15–21
The distribution of quantifiers in Seediq
Lars-Åke Henningsson, Arthur Holmer
23–41
Reading during writing: Four different groups of writers
Roger Johansson, Victoria Johansson, Åsa Wengelin, Kenneth Holmqvist
43–59
Lexical diversity and lexical density in speech and writing: a developmental perspective
Victoria Johansson
61–79
Anastasia Mukhanova Karlsson
81–96
Early uses of the term chinjutsu
Lars Larm
97–115
Hŕlɨ̀ɨ singing and word-tones in Kammu
Håkan Lundström, Jan-Olof Svantesson
117–131
Creativity and tradition in baby naming
Bengt Sigurd, Damrong Tayanin
133–144
A bidialectal experiment on voice identification
Maria Sjöström, Erik J. Eriksson, Elisabeth Zetterholm, Kirk P.H. Sullivan
145–158
Deductive chart parsing in Haskell
Marcus Uneson
159–177
Perception of emotions in speech
Joost van de Weijer, Sigrún Gunnarsdóttir
179–187