Linda M. McManness

Linda M. McManness
Professor of Spanish
Director of the World Affairs Minor and Baylor in Cantabria
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Research/Teaching Interests

  • Spanish syntax

  • Applied linguistics and second language acquisition

Education

Ph.D., University of Washington

M.A., University of Washington

B.A., Southwest Baptist University

Courses Taught at Baylor

  • Elementary Spanish I & II (SPA 1301 & 1302)

  • Intermediate Spanish (SPA 2310)

  • Exploring the Spanish-Speaking World (SPA 2320)

  • Conversation and Composition (SPA 3302)

  • Introduction to Spanish Linguistics (SPA 3309)

  • Spanish Civilization (SPA 3310)

  • Intermediate Spanish Grammar (SPA 3330)

  • Spanish Syntax (SPA 4304)

  • Methods of Foreign Language Teaching (SPA/FRE/GER 4315)
  • Advanced Spanish Grammar, Composition and Conversation (SPA 4330)

  • Introduction to Romance Linguistics (SPA 5350)

  • Syntactic Structures of Spanish (SPA 5354)

  • Language Acquisition and Applied Linguistics (SPA 5359)

  • Spanish for Reading Knowledge I & II (SPA 5370 & 5371)

Selected Publications

Book

Lexical Categories in Spanish: The Determiner. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1996.

Article

  • "Gustar-type verbs: Theoretical Matters and Practical Application." Cauce 32-33 (2009-2010): 83-91.