Kehoe, M. Hilaire-Debove, G., Demuth, K., & Lleó, C. In press. The structure of branching onsets and rising diphthongs: Evidence from the acquisition of French and Spanish. Language Acquisition.

Demuth, K. In press. The role of frequency in language acquisition. In Gülzow, I. & Gagarina, N. (Eds.), Frequency effects in language acquisition. Studies on Language Acquisition (SOLA) series, Berlin: Mouton De Gruyter.

Demuth, K. & Ellis, D. In press. Revisiting the acquisition of Sesotho noun class prefixes. In Crosslinguistic approaches to the psychology of language: Festschrift for Dan Slobin, J. Guo, E. Lieven, S. Ervin-Tripp, N. Budwig, S. Özçalikan, K. Nakamura (Eds.), Lawrence Erlbaum.

Demuth, K. & Tremblay, A. 2007. Prosodically-conditioned variability in children's production of French determiners. Journal of Child Language, 34, 1-29.

Demuth, K. 2007. Acquisition at the prosody-morphology interface. In Proceedings of the 2nd Conference on Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition North America (GALANA), Alyona Belikova, Luisa Meroni, and Mari Umeda (Eds.), 84-91. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Proceedings Project.

Tremblay, A. & Demuth, K. 2007. Prosodic licensing of determiners in children's early French. In Proceedings of the 2nd Conference on Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition North America (GALANA), Alyona Belikova, Luisa Meroni, and Mari Umeda (Eds.), 426-436. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Proceedings Project.

Demuth, K., McCullough, E. & Adamo, M. 2007. The prosodic (re)organization of determiners. In Proceedings of the 31st Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development, Heather Caunt-Nulton, Samantha Kulatilake, and I-hao Woo (Eds.), Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press. pp. 196-205.

Demuth, K. 2007. Sesotho speech acquisition. In S. McLeod (Ed). The international guide to speech acquisition, pp. 528-538. Clifton Park, NY: Thomson Delmar Learning.

Conwell, E. & K. Demuth. 2007. Early syntactic productivity: evidence from dative shift. Cognition, 103, 163-179.

Demuth, K. & Kehoe, M. 2006. The acquisition of word-final clusters in French. Journal of Catalan Linguistics, 5, 59-81.

Demuth, K. 2006. Crosslinguistic perspectives on the development of prosodic words. Guest Editor, Special Issue, Language and Speech 49 (2), 129-135.

Demuth, K., Culbertson, J. & Alter, J. 2006. Word-minimality, epenthesis, and coda licensing in the acquisition of English. Language and Speech, 49, 137-174.

Kirk, C., & Demuth, K. 2006. Accounting for variability in 2-year-olds’ production of coda consonants. Language Learning and Development, 2, 97-118.

Kirk, C. & Demuth, K. 2005. Asymmetries in the acquisition of word-initial and word-final consonant clusters. Journal of Child Language, 32 (4), 709-734.

Demuth, K., Machobane, M., & Moloi, F., & Odato, C. 2005. Learning Animacy Hierarchy Effects In Sesotho Double Object Applicatives. Language, 81 (2), 421-447.

Demuth, K. 2004. Production approaches to Stuttering. Stammering Research 1, 297-298.

Stites, J., K. Demuth, & C. Kirk. 2004. Markedness versus frequency effects in coda acquisition. In Alejna Brugos, Linnea Micciulla, & Christine E. Smith (eds.), Proceedings of the 28th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development, pp. 565-576.

Demuth, K. 2003. The acquisition of Bantu languages. In D. Nurse & G. Phillipson, The Bantu Languages. Surry, UK: Curzon Press. pp. 209-222.

Demuth, K. & M. Johnson. 2003. Truncation to subminimal words in early French. Canadian Journal of Linguistics, 48 211-241.

Demuth, K. 2003. The status of feet in early acquisition. 15th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS), Universidad Autonima de Barcelona, pp. 151-154.

Demuth, K., Machobane, M., & Moloi, F. 2003. Rules and construction effects in learning the argument structure of verbs. Journal of Child Language, 30, 1-25.

Kirk, C. & Demuth, K. 2003. Onset/coda asymmetries in the acquisition of clusters. In Barbara Beachley, Amanda Brown, and Frances Conlin, Proceedings of the 27th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development. pp. 437-448.

Demuth, K., Machobane, M., Moloi, F., & Odato, C. 2002. Rule learning and lexical frequency effects in learning verb-argument structure. In Proceedings of the 26th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development. pp.142-153.

Demuth, K. 2001. A prosodic approach to filler syllables. Journal of Child Language, 28, 246-249.

Demuth, K. 2001. Prosodic constraints on morphological development. In J. Weissenborn & B. Höhle (eds.), Approaches to Bootstrapping: Phonological, Syntactic and Neurophysiological Aspects of Early Language Acquisition. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Language Acquisition and Language Disorders Series, vol. 24, 3-21.

Pepinsky, T., K. Demuth, & B. Roark. 2001. The status of ‘filler syllables’ in children’s early speech. In Proceedings of the 25th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development, pp.575-586.

Demuth, K., Machobane, M., & Moloi, F. 2000. Learning word order constraints under conditions of object ellipsis. Linguistics 38 (3), 545-568.

Sedivy, J., K. Demuth, G. Chunyo & S. Freeman. 2000. Incremental referentiality-based language processing in young children: Evidence from eye movement monitoring. Proceedings of the 24th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development.,S. Catherine Howell, Sarah A. Fish, and Thea Keith-Lucas (eds.) Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press. pp. 684-695.

Demuth, K. 2000. Bantu noun class systems: Loan word and acquisition evidence of semantic productivity. In G. Senft (ed.), Classification Systems. Cambridge University Press. pp. 270-292. 

Roark, B. & K. Demuth. 2000. Prosodic constraints and the learner’s environment: A corpus study. In Proceedings of the 24th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development, S. Catherine Howell, Sarah A. Fish, and Thea Keith-Lucas (eds.). Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press. pp. 597-608. 

Lleó, C. & K. Demuth. 1999. Prosodic constraints on the emergence of grammatical morphemes: Crosslinguistic evidence from Germanic and Romance languages. In A. Greenhill, H. Littlefield, & C. Tano (eds.), Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development, pp. 407-418. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Demuth, K. 1998. Argument structure and the acquisition of Sesotho applicatives. Linguistics, 36 (4) 781-806.

Demuth, K. 1998. Review of Jusczyk, P. 1997. The discovery of spoken language. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Language and Speech , 41, 109-113.

Demuth, K. 1997. Multiple optimal outputs in acquisition. University of Maryland Working Papers in Linguistics 5, 53-71.

Demuth, K. 1997. Variation in acquisition: An optimal approach. In S. Davis (ed.), Optimality Viewpoints. Bloomington: Indiana University Linguistics Club. pp. 77-88.

Demuth, K. & S. Suzman. 1997. Language impairment in Zulu. In E. M. Hughes & A. Green (eds.), Proceedings of the 21st Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development. 1, 124-135. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Gennari, S. & K. Demuth. 1997. Syllable omission in Spanish. In E. M. Hughes & A. Green (eds.), Proceedings of the 21st Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development. 1, 182-193. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Demuth, K. 1996. Alignment, stress and parsing in early phonological words. In B. Bernhardt, J. Gilbert, & D. Ingram (eds.), Proceedings of the International Conference on Phonological Acquisition. pp. 113-124. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Demuth, K. 1996. Collecting spontaneous production data. In D. McDaniel, C. McKee, and H. S. Cairns (eds.), Methods for Assessing Children’s Syntax. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. pp. 3-22.

Demuth, K. 1996. The prosodic structure of early words. In J. Morgan & K. Demuth (eds.), Signal to Syntax: Bootstrapping from Speech to Grammar in Early Acquisition. Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. pp. 171-184. 

Morgan, J. & K. Demuth (eds.). 1996. Signal to Syntax: Bootstrapping from Speech to Grammar in Early Acquisition. Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. 487 pages.

Morgan, J. & K. Demuth. 1996. Signal to syntax: An overview. In J. Morgan and K. Demuth (eds.), Signal to Syntax: Bootstrapping from Speech to Grammar in Early Acquisition. Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. pp. 1-22. 

Demuth, K. 1996. Stages in the acquisition of prosodic structure. In E. Clark (ed.), Proceedings of the 27th Child Language Research Forum, pp. 39-48. Stanford University: CSLI. 

Demuth, K. 1995. Markedness and the development of prosodic structure. In J. Beckman (ed.), Proceedings of the North East Linguistic Society 25, 13-25. Amherst, MA: GLSA, University of Massachusetts.

Demuth, K. 1995. Questions, relatives, and minimal projection. Language Acquisition 4, 49-71. 

Demuth, K. 1995. Problems in the acquisition of tonal systems. In J. Archibald (ed.), The Acquisition of Non-linear Phonology, pp. 111-134. Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. 

Ziesler, Y. & K. Demuth. 1995. Noun class prefixes in Sesotho child-directed speech. In E. Clark (ed.), Proceedings of the 26th Child Language Research Forum, pp. 137-146. Stanford University: CSLI. 

Demuth, K. 1994. On the 'underspecification' of functional categories in early grammars. In B. Lust , M. Suñer, & J. Whitman (eds.), Syntactic Theory and First Language Acquisition: Cross-Linguistic Perspectives, pp. 119-134. Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. 

Demuth, K. 1993. Issues in the acquisition of the Sesotho tonal system. Journal of Child Language 20, 275-301. 

Demuth, K. 1992. Acquisition of Sesotho. In D. Slobin (ed.), The Cross-Linguistic Study of Language Acquisition, vol 3, 557-638. Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Demuth, K. 1992. Accessing functional categories in Sesotho: Interactions at the morpho-syntax interface. In J. Meisel (ed.), The Acquisition of Verb Placement: Functional Categories and V2 Phenomena in Language Development. Kluwer Academic Publishers: Dordrecht. pp. 83-107. 

Demuth, K. 1990. Subject, topic and the Sesotho passive. Journal of Child Language, 17, 67-84. 

Demuth, K. 1989. Maturation and the acquisition of Sesotho passive. Language, 65, 56-80.

Demuth, K. 1988. Noun classes and agreement in Sesotho acquisition. In M. Barlow & C. Ferguson (eds.), Agreement in Natural Languages: Approaches, Theories and Descriptions. CSLI: University of Chicago Press. pp. 305-321.

Demuth, K. 1987. Discourse functions of word order in Sesotho acquisition. In R. Tomlin (ed.), Coherence and Grounding in Discourse. Proceedings of a Symposium on Discourse, Cognition and Syntax, Eugene, Oregon. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. pp. 91-108.

 
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