Teachers

João Costa

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Linguistics
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Full Professor

Contacts

Teaching languages

English

Online pages

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Scientific areas

  • Syntax
  • Language Acquisition
  • Educational Linguistics

Selected Publications

  • Costa, João. 2004. Subject positions and interfaces. The case of European Portuguese. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
  • Costa, João. 1998. Word order variation. A constraint-based approach. The Haghe: Holland Academic Graphics
  • Friedmann, Naama; Costa, João. 2011. "Acquisition of SV and VS order in Hebrew, European Portuguese, Palestinian Arabic and Spanish", Language Acquisition 1, 18: 1 - 38.
  • Costa, João, Maria Lobo & Carolina Silva. 2011. Subject-object asymetries in the acquisition of Portuguese relative clause: adults vs. children. Lingua, 121, 6, 1083-1100
  • Costa, João; Lobo, Maria; Silva, Carolina. 2009. "Null objects and early pragmatics in the acquisition of European Portuguese", Probus 21, 2: 143 - 162

Academic training

Year Degree Area Institution Grade
2004
Aggregate
Linguistics
Universidade Nova de Lisboa - FCSH
Approved
1998
Doctor
Linguistics
Leiden University
Approved
1994
Graduate
Linguistics
Universidade de Lisboa - FLUL
19

Relevant Professional Experience

  • Since 2004: Aggregate Assistant Professor - FCSH - UNL
  • 1999-2004: Assistant Professor - FCSH-UNL
  • 1997-1999: Invited Assistant - Faculdade de Letras Universidade de Lisboa
  • 1996: Visiting Scholar - MIT
  • 1994-1998: Assistent in Opleiding - Leiden University

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