About the author

Spanish Venga and its English equivalents: A contrastive study of teenage talk

Anna-Brita Stenström
ab.stenstrom@telia.com
University of Bergen
Norway

Anna-Brita Stenström is Professor Emerita of English Linguistics at the University of Bergen, Norway. Her research interests include corpus linguistics, sociolinguistics, pragmatics and discourse analysis. She has initiated and (co)directed three online corpora of adolescent language The Bergen Corpus of London Teenage Language (COLT), Ungdomsspråk och språkkontakt i Norden (UNO) and Corpus Oral de Lenguaje Adolescente (COLA). Her current research focuses on adolescent language in a contrastive perspective.