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Lydia White

Lydia White, Professor (James McGill Professor)
Specializations: Generative L2 Acquisition
PhD McGill University

Contact information

Email: lydia [dot] white [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Lydia White)
Office: 1085 Dr. Penfield, #314
Phone: 514-398-4143

Office Hours: Wednesdays 2:30 - 3:30 or by appointment

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Major publications

White, Lydia. 2003. Second language acquisition and Universal Grammar. Cambridge University Press.

Prévost, Philippe and Lydia White. 2000. Missing surface inflection or impairment in second language acquisition? Evidence from tense and agreement. Second Language Research 16: 103-133.

White, Lydia. 1991. Adverb placement in second language acquisition: Some effects of positive and negative evidence in the classroom. Second Language Research 7: 133-161.

White, Lydia. 1989. Universal grammar and second language acquisition. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

White, Lydia. 1985. The "pro-drop" parameter in adult second language learning. Language Learning 35: 47-62.