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Durham, Mercedes 2016. Changing domains of dialect use: A real-time study of Shetland schoolchildren. In: Hancil, Sylvie and Beal, Joan eds. Perspectives on Northern British Englishes, De Gruyter,
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Durham, Mercedes 2016. English as a lingua Franca: forms and features in a Swiss context. Cahiers de l'Institut de Linguistique et des Sciences du Langage
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Lawson, E, Stuart-Smith, J, Scobbie, J M, Nakai, S, Beavan, D, Edmonds, F, Edmonds, I, Turk, A, Timmins, C, Beck, J, Esling, J, Leplatre, G, Cowen, S, Barras, W and Durham, Mercedes 2015. Dynamic Dialects: an articulatory web resource for the study of accents. [Online]. Glasgow: University of Glasgow. Available at:

Lawson, E. E., Stuart-Smith, J., Scobbie, J. M., Nakai, S., Beavan, D., Edmonds, F., Edmonds, I., Turk, A., Timmins, C., Beck, J., Esling, J., Leplatre, G., Cowen, S., Barras, W. and Durham, Mercedes 2015. Seeing Speech: an articulatory web resource for the study of phonetics. [Online]. Glasgow: University of Glasgow. Available at:

Tagliamonte, Sali A., Durham, Mercedes and Smith, Jennifer 2014. Grammaticalization at an early stage: future 'be going to' in conservative British dialects. English Language and Linguistics 18 (1) , pp. 75-108. 10.1017/S1360674313000282

Durham, Mercedes 2014. The acquisition of sociolinguistic competence in a Lingua Franca context. Bristol: Multilingual Matters.

Durham, Mercedes 2014. 30 years later: real-time change and stability in attitudes towards the dialect in Shetland. In: Lawson, Robert ed. Sociolinguistics In Scotland, Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan, pp. 296-318.

Durham, Mercedes 2013. Was/were alternation in Shetland English. World Englishes 32 (1) , pp. 108-128. 10.1111/weng.12009

Smith, Jennifer, Durham, Mercedes and Richards, Hazel 2013. The social and linguistic in the acquisition of sociolinguistic norms: Caregivers, children and variation. Linguistics 51 (2) , pp. 285-324. 10.1515/ling-2013-0012

Durham, Mercedes, Haddican, Bill, Zweig, Eytan, Johnson, Daniel Ezra, Baker, Zipporah, Cockeram, Daniel, Danks, Esther and Tyler, Louise 2012. Constant linguistic effects in the diffusion of 'be like'. Journal of English Linguistics 40 (4) , pp. 316-337. 10.1177/0075424211431266

Durham, Mercedes 2012. Paul Baker, Sociolinguistics and corpus linguistics. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2010. Pp. ix, 189. Pb. $24.50. [Book Review]. Language in Society 41 (1) , pp. 127-130. 10.1017/S0047404511000947

Smith, Jennifer and Durham, Mercedes 2012. Bidialectalism or dialect death? Explaining generational change in the Shetland Islands, Scotland. American Speech 87 (1) , pp. 57-88. 10.1215/00031283-1599959

Smith, Jennifer and Durham, Mercedes 2011. A tipping point in dialect obsolescence? Change across the generations in Lerwick, Shetland. Journal of Sociolinguistics 15 (2) , pp. 197-225. 10.1111/j.1467-9841.2011.00479.x

Durham, Mercedes 2011. Right dislocation in northern England: Frequency and use - perception meets reality. English World-Wide 32 (3) , pp. 257-279. 10.1075/eww.32.3.01dur

Durham, Mercedes 2011. I think (that) something's missing: Complementizer deletion in nonnative e-mails. Studies in Second Language Learning and Teaching 1 (3) , pp. 421-445.

McColl Millar, Robert and Durham, Mercedes, eds. 2011. Applied Linguistics, Global and Local: Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Meeting of the British Association for Applied Linguistics, 9-11 September 2010, University of Aberdeen. London: Scitsiugnil Press.

Smith, Jennifer, Durham, Mercedes and Fortune, Liane 2009. Universal and dialect-specific pathways of acquisition: Caregivers, children, and t/d deletion. Language Variation and Change 21 (1) , pp. 69-95. 10.1017/S0954394509000039

Durham, Mercedes 2007. 'It's altered a lot has York': Right dislocation in Northern England. York Papers in Linguistics 8 , pp. 60-71.

Durham, Mercedes 2007. Language choice on a Swiss mailing list. In: Danet, Brenda and Herring, Susan eds. The Multilingual Internet: Language, Culture and Communication Online, Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 319-339.

Smith, J., Durham, Mercedes and Fortune, L. 2007. "Mam, my trousers is fa'in doon!": Community, caregiver, and child in the acquisition of variation in a Scottish dialect. Language Variation and Change 19 (1) , pp. 63-99. 10.1017/S0954394507070044

Droeschel, Yvonne, Durham, Mercedes and Rosenberger, Lukas 2005. Swiss English or simply non-native English? A discussion of two possible features. In: Allerton, D.J., Tschichold, Cornelia and Wieser, Judith eds. Linguistics, language learning and language teaching, ICSELL, vol. 10. Schwabe, pp. 161-176.

Durham, Mercedes 2004. The future of Swiss English: Variation in an English lingua franca. Presented at: 2nd International Conference on Language Variation in Europe (ICLaVE 2), Uppsala, Sweden, 12-14 June 2003. Published in: Gunnarsson, Britt-Louise ed. Language Variation in Europe: Papers from the Second International Conference on Language Variation in Europe, ICLaVE 2, Uppsala University, Sweden, June 12-14, 2003. Uppsala: Dept. of Scandinavian Languages, Uppsala University, pp. 156-167.

Durham, Mercedes 2003. Language choice on a Swiss mailing list. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication 9 (1) 10.1111/j.1083-6101.2003.tb00359.x

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