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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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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 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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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 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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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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Segmental Features of Hong Kong English: A Contrastive Approach Study
Journal of Universal Language 2021;22(2):1-44.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2021.22.2.1
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Segmental Adaptation of French Loans in the Vietnamese Language: The Use of Optimality-Theory
Journal of Universal Language 2021;22(2):105-143.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2021.22.2.105
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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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The Role of Questions in Managing Affect and Emotional Involvement in Japanese Conversations
Journal of Universal Language 2018;19(2):1-27.
https://doi.org/10.22425/jul.2018.19.2.1
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