The Language Acquisition Lab is a research lab in the Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese Department at Penn State University. We examine sociolinguistic variation in child and adult speech and investigate how variable input affects acquisition of the target language.

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Currently our research is being supported by the National Science Foundation. For more information about our research please contact Dr. Karen Miller at kxm80@psu.edu.