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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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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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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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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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The Structure, Classification and Functions of the Nzema Noun Phrase
Journal of Universal Language 2022;23(1):35-76.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2022.23.1.35
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Terms for Bodies of Water in A Posteriori and Mixed Artificial Languages
Journal of Universal Language 2015;16(2):27-62.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2015.16.2.27
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Typology of Headedness in Yorùbá Nominal Derivations
Journal of Universal Language 2021;22(1):91-125.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2021.22.1.91
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Metathesis in Syrian Arabic: Types and Conditioning Factors
Journal of Universal Language 2022;23(1):1-34.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2022.23.1.1
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Cognition of Metaphorical Text in President Muhammadu Buhari’s Inaugural Speech
Journal of Universal Language 2020;21(2):111-145.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2020.21.2.111
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The Typology of Pharyngealization in Arabic Dialects Focusing on a Rural Jordanian Variety
Journal of Universal Language 2020;21(2):1-42.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2020.21.2.1
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Principles toward Optimization of Characters in a Semantic-Writing System
Journal of Universal Language 2022;23(2):23-75.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2022.23.2.23
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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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