Table of Contents

Letters to Language

Seth Cable, Geoffrey Sampson

Two types of deverbal nominalization in Northern Paiute
Maziar Toosarvandani

On the disunity of right-node raising phenomena: Extraposition, ellipsis, and deletion
Rui P. Chaves

The semantics of sluicing: Beyond truth conditions
Scott AnderBois

Asymmetries in the prosodic phrasing of function words: Another look at the suffixing preference
Nikolaus P. Himmelmann

Language and Public Policy (Web Only Content)
Jasmine and the Bee: Spelling word-initial [th] in English
Gerald R. McMenamin, Lindsay N. Kerr

Language management in the People’s Republic of China
Bernard Spolsky

Perspectives (Web Only Content)
Target Article
How to investigate linguistic diversity: Lessons from the Pacific Northwest
Henry Davis, Carrie Gillon, Lisa Matthewson

How field linguists have been investigating linguistic diversity: Commentary on Davis, Gillon, and Matthewson
Willem de Reuse

Competing methods for uncovering linguistic diversity: The case of definite and indefinite articles (Commentary on Davis, Gillon, and Matthewson)
Matthew S. Dryer

Descriptive hypothesis testing is distinct from comparative hypothesis testing: Commentary on Davis, Gillon, and Matthewson
Martin Haspelmath

Teaching Linguistics (Web Only Content)
High school linguistics: A secondary school elective course
Suzanne Loosen

A tactile IPA magnet-board system: A tool for blind and visually impaired students in phonetics and phonology classrooms
Brook Danielle Lillehaugen, Gabriela Echavarría Moats, Daniel Gillen, Elizabeth Peters, Rebecca Schwartz

The language of Queen Elizabeth I: A sociolinguistic perspective on royal style and identity by Mel Evans (review)
Graham Williams

The transmission of Anglo-Norman: Language history and language acquisition by Richard Ingham (review)
David W. Lightfoot

The Bloomsbury companion to phonetics ed. by Mark J. Jones and Rachael-Anne Knight (review)
Maria-Josep Solé

Numeral classifiers in Chinese: The syntax-semantics interface by XuPing Li (review)
Matthias Gerner

Computational methods for corpus annotation and analysis by Xiaofei Lu (review)
Richard Xiao

Sign language: An international handbook ed. by Roland Pfau, Markus Stein-bach, and Bencie Woll (review)
Susan Fischer

Rich languages from poor inputs ed. by Massimo Piattelli-Palmarini and Robert C. Berwick (review)
Iris Berent

Grammatical variation in British English dialects: A study in corpus-based dialectometry by Benedikt Szmrecsanyi (review)
Warren Maguire

Clause structure by Elly van Gelderen (review)
Tor A. Åfarli

Recent Publications

Index to Volume 90 (2014)