Psycholinguistics; first and second language acquisition, developmental and acquired language disorders, the experimental study of language processing in different languages
About this Fellow
Latin Language and Literature Greek and Latin Philology and Linguistics
- Professor Emeritus of Latin, University of Amsterdam
- Professor of Latin, University of Amsterdam, Unknown Unknown, 1970
Cognition, communication and culture in an evolutionary perspective; anthropological fieldwork in Ethiopia, theoretical and experimental work in linguistic pragmatics and in cognitive psychology
Historical linguistics; semantic change, cognitive and interactional pragmatics; theories of grammaticalisation and construction grammar
Phonology, morphology, historical linguistics, metrics, and the Sanskrit grammatical tradition. The relation between word structure and sentence structure, and the principles governing language change.