Arlee Jade Pearlswig

Arlee Jade Pearlswig

Arlee Jade Pearlswig

Graduate Research Assistant

Morphology, Syntax, Computational Linguistics, Semantics & Pragmatics

Arlee Jade Pearlswig is a Ph.D student in the Linguistics Program. 



Current Research

An analysis of pragmatic word order in Akuzipik, and wh-movement in Hawrami Kurdish. 

Selected Publications

Anime Japanese and Nickname Formation Constraints: Comparing Standard Language to Media Language, GMU Working Papers in Language and Linguistics


2021 - M.A., English: Linguistics, George Mason University

2018 - B.A., French Language & Literature; Linguistics, University of Mary Washington

Recent Presentations

Is It Funnier to Be Rude? Grammatical Politeness in Japanese Comedy, 14th Symposium for Linguistic Politeness, July 2023.