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Department of Language and Culture marit.westergaard@uit.no +4777644256 99712171 Tromsø SVHUM A 2016B

Marit Westergaard


Professor English Linguistics


  • Tanja Kupisch, Miriam Geiß, Natalia Mitrofanova, Marit Westergaard :
    Structural and phonological cues for gender assignment in monolingual and bilingual children acquiring German. Experiments with real and nonce words
    Glossa: a journal of general linguistics 2022 ARKIV / DOI
  • Rachel Klassen, Bjørn Lundquist, Marit Westergaard :
    L1 Grammatical Gender Variation through the Representation in the Lexicon
    Journal of Psycholinguistic Research 2022 ARKIV / FULLTEKST / DOI
  • Nadine Kolb, Natalia Mitrofanova, Marit Westergaard :
    Cross-linguistic Influence in Child L3 English: An Empirical Study on Russian-German Heritage Bilinguals
    International Journal of Bilingualism 2022 ARKIV / FULLTEKST / DOI
  • Bjørn Lundquist, Rachel Klassen, Marit Westergaard :
    Dynamikken i en språkendringsprosess: Bortfall av hunkjønnsformer i norsk
    NLT - Norsk lingvistisk tidsskrift 2022 FULLTEKST / ARKIV
  • Olga Urek, Terje Lohndal, Marit Westergaard :
    En splyv eller et splyv? Tilordning av grammatisk genus til nonord-substantiv i norsk
    NLT - Norsk lingvistisk tidsskrift 2022 ARKIV / FULLTEKST
  • Marit Westergaard :
    L3 acquisition and crosslinguistic influence as co-activation. Response to commentaries on the keynote “Microvariation in multilingual situations: The importance of property-by-property acquisition
    Second Language Research 2021 ARKIV / DOI
  • Tanja Kupisch, Natalia Mitrofanova, Marit Westergaard :
    Phonological vs. natural gender cues in the acquisition of German by simultaneous and sequential bilinguals (German–Russian)
    Journal of Child Language 2021 ARKIV / DOI
  • Marit Westergaard, Terje Lohndal, Bjørn Lundquist :
    Variable V2 in Norwegian Heritage Language: An effect of crosslinguistic influence?
    Linguistic Approaches to Bilingualism 2021 ARKIV / DOI
  • Yulia Rodina, Marit Westergaard :
    Grammatical Gender and Declension Class in Language Change: A Study of the Loss of Feminine Gender in Norwegian
    Journal Of Germanic Linguistics 2021 ARKIV / DOI
  • Terje Lohndal, Marit Westergaard :
    Grammatical Gender: Acquisition, Attrition, and Change
    Journal Of Germanic Linguistics 2021 ARKIV / DOI
  • Isabel Nadine Jensen, Natalia Mitrofanova, Merete Anderssen, Yulia Rodina, Roumyana Slabakova, Marit Westergaard :
    Crosslinguistic influence in L3 acquisition across linguistic modules
    International Journal of Multilingualism 08. October 2021 ARKIV / DOI
  • Natalia Mitrofanova, Olga Urek, Yulia Rodina, Marit Westergaard :
    Sensitivity to microvariation in bilingual acquisition: Morphophonological gender cues in Russian heritage language
    Applied Psycholinguistics 2021 ARKIV / DOI
  • Evelina Leivada, Natalia Mitrofanova, Marit Westergaard :
    Bilinguals are better than monolinguals in detecting manipulative discourse
    PLOS ONE 2021 ARKIV / DOI
  • Isabel Nadine Jensen, Marit Westergaard :
    Flaskehalshypotesen: Syntaks og morfologi blant norske andrespråksinnlærere av engelsk
    NLT - Norsk lingvistisk tidsskrift 2021 ARKIV
  • Øystein Alexander Vangsnes, Marit Westergaard :
    Ka LIA fortæll? Eit gjensyn med kv-spørsmål i norske dialektar
    Novus Forlag 2021
  • Marit Westergaard :
    The plausibility of wholesale vs. property-by-property transfer in L3 acquisition
    Linguistic Approaches to Bilingualism 2021 ARKIV / DOI
  • Terje Lohndal, Marit Westergaard, Øystein A Vangsnes :
    Verb Second in Norwegian: Variation and Acquisition
    Oxford University Press 2020 ARKIV
  • Marit Westergaard, Anne Dahl, Magdalena Wrembel :
    Polsk/norsk/engelsk flerspråklighet: Forskjeller mellom andre- og tredjespråkstilegnelse
    2022
  • Marit Westergaard :
    Multilingualism and crosslinguistic influence as co-activation
    2022 OMTALE
  • Marit Westergaard, Anne Dahl, Magdalena Wrembel :
    Polish/Norwegian/English multilingualism: Differences between L2 and L3 acquisition
    2022
  • Marit Westergaard, Isabel Nadine Jensen :
    Exploring the effect of similarity in L3 acquisition of a miniature artificial language
    2022
  • Natalia Mitrofanova, Evelina Leivada, Marit Westergaard :
    Crosslinguistic influence in L3 acquisition: Evidence from artificial language learning
    2022
  • Nadine Kolb, Natalia Mitrofanova, Marit Westergaard :
    Russian heritage language speakers in Germany: A study on child L3 acquisition
    2022
  • Rachel Klassen, Nadine Kolb, Holger Hopp, Marit Westergaard :
    Syntactic and lexical gender congruency in native Spanish speakers acquiring L2 German
    2022
  • Holger Hopp, Marit Westergaard, Rachel Klassen, Nadine Kolb :
    Interactions between lexical and syntactic L1–L2 overlap: Effects of gender congruency on L2 sentence processing in L1 Spanish–L2 German speakers
    2022
  • Isabel Nadine Jensen, Marit Westergaard :
    Exploring the effect of linguistic similarity in third language acquisition
    2022
  • Isabel Nadine Jensen, Marit Westergaard :
    Exploring the effect of linguistic similarity in third language acquisition
    2022
  • Marit Westergaard :
    Sensitivity to microvariation in multilingualism: Crosslinguistic influence as co-activation
    2022
  • Marit Westergaard :
    Sensitivity to microvariation in multilingualism
    2022
  • Rachel Klassen, Holger Hopp, Nadine Kolb, Marit Westergaard :
    Syntactic and lexical gender congruency in native Spanish speakers acquiring L2 German
    2022
  • Natalia Mitrofanova, Yulia Rodina, Roumyana Slabakova, Marit Westergaard :
    Subtractive language groups design – a new standard in L3A research
    2022
  • Natalia Mitrofanova, Evelina Leivada, Marit Westergaard :
    Crosslinguistic influence in L3 acquisition: Evidence from artificial language learning
    2022
  • Yulia Rodina, Marit Westergaard :
    Grammatical gender and declension class in language change: A study of the loss of feminine in Norwegian
    2022
  • Chloe Castle, Isabel Nadine Jensen, Natalia Mitrofanova, Yulia Rodina, Marta Velnic, Marit Westergaard :
    Studying crosslinguistic influence in L3 by means of artificial language learning experiments
    2022
  • Marit Westergaard, Natalia Mitrofanova :
    Micro-variation in Multilingual Situations and the Importance of Property-by-Property Acquisition
    2021
  • Rachel Klassen, Nadine Kolb, Holger Hopp, Marit Westergaard :
    Interactions between syntactic and lexical gender congruency in L1 Spanish-L2 German speakers
    2021
  • Nadine Kolb, Gustavo Ariel Guajardo, Marit Westergaard :
    Acquiring German as a third language: An empirical study on cross-linguistic influence at early stages
    2021
  • Marit Westergaard, Natalia Mitrofanova :
    Microvariation in Multilingual Situations and Crosslinguistic Influence as Co-activation
    2021
  • Nadine Kolb, Gustavo Ariel Guajardo, Marit Westergaard :
    L3 development: A longitudinal study on L3 German in Norway
    2021
  • Nadine Kolb, Gustavo Ariel Guajardo, Marit Westergaard :
    Cross-linguistic influence at early stages of L3 German: An empirical study on morpho- syntactic properties
    2021
  • Marit Westergaard :
    Crosslinguistic influence and overcorrection in bilingual acquisition and attrition: The case of Norwegian heritage language
    2021
  • Isabel Nadine Jensen, Natalia Mitrofanova, Merete Anderssen, Yulia Rodina, Roumyana Slabakova, Marit Westergaard :
    Bilingual transfer across linguistic modules
    2021
  • Marit Westergaard, Natalia Mitrofanova :
    Full Transfer Potential in L3 acquisition: CLI as Co-activation
    2021
  • Marit Westergaard :
    Minnetale over Janne Bondi Johannessen
    2021
  • Terje Lohndal, Marit Westergaard :
    Janne & the MultiGender project
    2021
  • Natalia Mitrofanova, Yulia Rodina, Roumyana Slabakova, Marit Westergaard :
    Subtractive language groups design: a new standard in L3A research
    2021
  • Isabel Nadine Jensen, Marit Westergaard :
    Exploring the effect of similarity in third language acquisition of a miniature artificial language
    2021
  • Nadine Kolb, Gustavo Guajardo, Marit Westergaard :
    A longitudinal study on cross-linguistic influence in L3 German
    2021
  • Marit Westergaard :
    Full Transfer Potential in L3 acquisition: CLI as Co-activation
    2021
  • Marit Westergaard :
    Alumni Spotlight: Marit Westergaard
    02. December 2021 PROSJEKT / FULLTEKST

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    Research interests

    First, second/third, and bilingual language acquisition, syntactic variation, heritage languages, language attrition, diachronic change, com­parative syntax, word order, nominal structure (grammatical gender, definiteness, possessives), English, Norwegian (especially North Norwegian dialects), Russian, German

    Personal website: https://site.uit.no/maritwestergaard/





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