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Language Preference as a Precursor to Displacement and Extinction in Nigeria: The Roles of English Language and Nigerian Pidgin
Journal of Universal Language 2016;17(2):111-143.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2016.17.2.111
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Revisiting Greenberg’s “Generalizations about Numeral Systems” (1978)
Journal of Universal Language 2020;21(2):43-84.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2020.21.2.43
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Analysis of Discourse in Nigerian Pidgin
Journal of Universal Language 2015;16(1):131-159.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2015.16.1.131
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A Lexicostatistics Comparison of Standard Yorùbá, Àkúrẹ́ and Ìkàrẹ́ Àkókó Dialects
Journal of Universal Language 2019;20(2):1-27.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2019.20.2.1
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The Syntactic Position of Negative Markers in Idoma and Tiv: A Deviation from Language Universal Validity
Journal of Universal Language 2019;20(1):77-98.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2019.20.1.77
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A Morphosyntactic Analysis of Dangme Allusive Names
Journal of Universal Language 2019;20(2):53-93.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2019.20.2.53
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Aramaic as a Lingua Franca During the Persian Empire (538-333 B.C.E.)
Journal of Universal Language 2004;5(1):1-20.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2004.5.1.1
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Sonority and Reduplication in Hadoti
Journal of Universal Language 2017;18(2):1-37.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2017.18.2.1
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Monophthongization in the Adaptation of Selected English Loanwords in Yorùbá: A Constraint-Based Analysis
Journal of Universal Language 2020;21(1):29-67.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2020.21.1.29
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Hypotheses on the Diachronic Development of the Akan Language Group
Journal of Universal Language 2016;17(1):1-51.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2016.17.1.1
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Morphological Features of Nigerian Pidgin in the Football Commentary
Journal of Universal Language 2021;22(1):27-64.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2021.22.1.27
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The Word Order of Estonian: Implications to Universal Language
Journal of Universal Language 2006;7(1):49-89.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2006.7.1.49
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The Adaptation of French Consonant Clusters in Vietnamese Phonology: An OT Account
Journal of Universal Language 2017;18(1):69-103.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2017.18.1.69
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Plural Formation Strategies in Ígálà
Journal of Universal Language 2015;16(1):49-86.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2015.16.1.49
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Prosodic Reduplication in Yorùbá
Journal of Universal Language 2017;18(2):39-59.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2017.18.2.39
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Pragmemes in Outdoor HIV/AIDS Campaign Messages in Benin Metropolis, Nigeria
Journal of Universal Language 2018;19(1):85-114.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2018.19.1.85
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Causativity and Transitivity in Igbò
Journal of Universal Language 2015;16(2):1-25.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2015.16.2.1
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On Tone and Morphophonology of the Akan Reduplication Construction
Journal of Universal Language 2015;16(1):1-47.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2015.16.1.1
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Phonological Adaptation and Morphosyntactic Integration in Igbo-English Insertional Codeswitching
Journal of Universal Language 2016;17(1):53-79.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2016.17.1.53
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On Colexification among Basic Vocabulary
Journal of Universal Language 2015;16(2):63-93.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2015.16.2.63
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