William Peralta

PhD Linguistics and English Language

  • Linguistics and English Language
  • School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences

Contact details

Address

Street

Dugald Stewart Building

City
3 Charles Street, Edinburgh
Post code
EH8 9AD

Qualifications

2014-2017: Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours and the University Medal) in Linguistics, The University of Sydney.

  • Dissertation title - "Sequential Phonologisation: A perceptual study of tonogenesis in Kurtöp"

2018-Present: Doctor of Philosophy in Linguistics and English Language, The University of Edinburgh.

  • Project - "The emergence and evolution of linguistic tone"

Papers delivered

2018: "Tonogenesis: the perception of tone and the role of place of articulation in Kurtöp" - TAL (Sixth International Symposium on Tonal Aspects of Languages), Beuth University, Berlin.