Research Interests or Specialties

Linguistic variation and change in contact languages

  • Spanish-English contact in Toronto
  • Contact among varieties of Spanish in Toronto
  • Language and ethnicity in Toronto English

Second language acquisition (SLA) and pedagogy

  • SL Pedagogy

Socio-cultural and linguistic contact and theory of linguistic variation and change

  • Acts of identity in Toronto Spanish
  • Socio-cultural and ethnic identity and varieties of Toronto English

Dialect contact and mixing

  • Dialect contact and mixing among Spanish-speaking communities in Toronto

Research Projects