Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Bettelou Los

The Forbes Chair of English Language

  1. 2019
  2. Charting the rise and demise of a phonotactically motivated change in Scots

    Maguire, W., Alcorn, R., Molineaux Ress, B., Kopaczyk, J., Karaiskos, V. & Los, B., 7 Jun 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Folia Linguistica Historica. 40, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. How patterns spread: The to-infinitival complement as a case of diffusional change, or "to-infinitives, and beyond"

    Los, B., 1 Jun 2019, (Accepted/In press) Analysing English Syntax. Yáñez-Bouza, N., Moore, E., Hollmann, W. & van Bergen, L. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, p. 149-169

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  4. Early spelling evidence for Scots L-vocalisation: A corpus-based approach

    Molineaux Ress, B., Kopaczyk, J., Maguire, W., Alcorn, R., Karaiskos, V. & Los, B., 30 Jan 2019, Historical Dialectology in the Digital Age. Alcorn, R., Los, B., Kopaczyk, J. & Molineaux, B. (eds.). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  5. Historical dialectology and the Angus McIntosh Legacy

    Alcorn, R., Los, B., Kopaczyk, J. & Molineaux Ress, B., 30 Jan 2019, Historical Dialectology in the Digital Age. Alcorn, R., Los, B., Kopaczyk, J. & Molineaux, B. (eds.). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  6. 2018
  7. Syntax and the morphology of deixis: The loss of demonstratives and paratactic clause linking

    Los, B. & Kemenade, A. V., Aug 2018, Atypical Demonstratives: Syntax, Semantics and Pragmatics. Coniglio, M., Murphy, A., Schlachter, E. & Veenstra, T. (eds.). 1st ed. de Gruyter, 24 p. (Linguistische Arbeiten; vol. 568)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  8. Towards a grapho-phonologically parsed corpus of medieval Scots: Database design and technical solutions

    Kopaczyk, J., Molineaux Ress, B., Karaiskos, V., Alcorn, R., Los, B. & Maguire, W., Aug 2018, In : Corpora. 13, 2, p. 255–269

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Permissive subjects and the decline of adverbial linking in the history of English

    Los, B., 2018, Explorations in English Historical Syntax. Cuyckens, H., De Smet, H., Heyvaert, L. & Maekelberghe, C. (eds.). John Benjamins Pub Co, p. 23-50 (Studies in Language Companion Series; vol. 198)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  10. 2017
  11. Beowulf and Old English Metre: Relics of a pre-V2 state?

    Tangelder, M. & Los, B., Dec 2017, Word Order Change in Acquisition and Language Contact: Essays in Honour of Ans van Kemenade. Los, B. & de Haan, P. (eds.). John Benjamins Pub Co, p. 187-212

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  12. Introduction

    Los, B. & de Haan, P., Dec 2017, Word Order Change in Acquisition and Language Contact: Essays in Honour of Ans van Kemenade. Los, B. & de Haan, P. (eds.). John Benjamins Pub Co, p. 1-5 (Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  13. Verb particle combinations and word order change in Dutch-lexifier creole languages

    van Sluijs, R., Muysken, P. & Los, B., Dec 2017, Word Order Change in Acquisition and Language Contact: Essays in Honour of Ans van Kemenade. Los, B. & de Haan, P. (eds.). John Benjamins Pub Co, p. 265-290 Chapter 12. (Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

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