Professor Aidan Coveney

Publications

Books

with Béguelin M-J, Guryev A, La syntaxe des interrogatives en français., Peter Lang, 2017.

with Hintze M-A, Sanders C, Variation et francophonie., Paris, L'Harmattan, 2004.

The Sounds of Contemporary French: Articulation and Diversity., Elm Bank Publications, 2001.

Variability in Spoken French: interrogation and negation, Bristol, UK, Intellect Books

Articles

L'Interrogation directe, Travaux de Linguistique, vol. 63, no. 2, Éditions Duculot, Bruxelles., 2011, 112-145

Vouvoiement and tutoiement: sociolinguistic reflections, Journal of French Language Studies, Cambridge University Press, 2009, 1-24

with Gadet F, Dalbera J-P, Fattier D, Ludwig R, Sociolinguistique, écologie des langues, et cetera, Langage et Société, no. 129, Éditions de la Maison des sciences de l’homme, 2009, 121-135

Semantic and pragmatic issues in the analysis of grammatical variation in French, Nottingham French Studies, vol. 46, no. 2, University of Nottingham, 2007, 100-118

Subject doubling in spoken French, French Review, vol. 79, no. 1, American Association of Teachers of French, 2005, 96-111

The alternation between l'on and on in spoken French., Journal of French Language Studies, vol. 14, no. 2, 2004, 91-112

'Anything you can do, tu can do better': tu and vous as substitutes for indefinite on in French, Journal of Sociolinguistics, vol. 7, no. 2, 2003, 164-191

All for on and on for all: on and its competitors in spoken French, Francophonie, vol. 27, Association for Language Learning, 2003, 8-12

with Hoare R, The linguistic marking of identity among young people in Brittany, Revue Parole, vol. 14, Universite de Mons-Hainault, 2001, 93-125

Chapters

with Dekhissi L, La Variation dans l'emploi des interrogatives partielles dans le cinéma de banlieue, in Béguelin M-J, Coveney A, Guryev A (eds) La syntaxe des interrogatives en français, Bern: Peter Lang, 2017

with Dekhissi L, Parallel Innovations in Conflicting Rhetorical Questions in the Multicultural Vernaculars of London English and Parisian French, in Tyne H, Bilger M, Cappeau P, Guerin E (eds) La variation en question(s), Bruxelles: Peter Lang, 2017, 182-208

The Social Differentiation of Grammar in France, in Jones MC, Hornsby D (eds) Language and Social Structure in France, Oxford: Legenda, 2013

with Gaucher D, De l'influence de divers facteurs sur l'accord du participe passé, in Van Peteghem M, Lauwers P, Tobback E, Demol A, De Wilde L (eds) Le verbe en verve. Réflexions sur la syntaxe et la sémantique verbales., Gent: Academia Press, 2012, 509-527

A language divided against itself? Diglossia, code-switching and variation in French, in Martineau F, Nadasdi T (eds) Le Français en contact, Québec, QC., Canada: Presses de l’Université Laval, 2011

On pour tous, et tu pour on, in Peeters B, Ramière N (eds) Tu et Vous: l'embarras du choix, Limoges: Editions Lambert-Lucas, 2009

La variation entre elles et ils en français parlé, in Coveney A, Hintze M-A, Sanders C (eds) Variation et francophonie, Paris: L'Harmattan, 2004, 301-329

A critical survey of recent research on grammatical variability, negation and interrogation in French, in Coveney AB (eds) Variability in Spoken French: interrogation and negation, Bristol, UK: Intellect Books, 2002, 272-296

Le redoublement du sujet en français parlé: une approche variationniste, in Hansen A-B, Hansen M-BM (eds) Structures linguistiques et interactionnelles dans le français parlé, Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum Press, 111-143

Conferences

La quête du vernaculaire dans l'étude de la variation grammaticale.. SHS Web of Conferences, vol. 27, no. Actes du CMLF 2016 - 5ème Congrès Mondial de Linguistique Française, 2016, 1-13