Word Order Task
This is a 28 item acceptability judgement task specially developed for the SPLLOC project. The object of the task is to document learners' knowledge of word order variation at the syntax/pragmatics interface.
The task is a pencil and paper multiple choice task. Learners are offered a situation (described in English) plus a question in Spanish and three alternative responses. They must select the correct response.
You are in the cinema watching a film with some friends. One of your friends, you don't know who, sneezes very loudly so you ask Andrés: "¿Quién ha estornudado?" (Who has sneezed?)
What could Andrés say?
|a. Ha estornudado Juan||b. Juan ha estornudado||c. Both sentences|
(Data from this pencil and paper task is not included in the public database. For more details please contact the research team.)