Beatriz Vanni Ceballos's scientific contributions

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El presente estudio es un análisis cuantitativo de las representaciones teatrales del tratamiento de segunda persona del singular en el español del Río de la Plata a comienzos del siglo XX. Se basa en dieciocho obras de teatro escritas entre 1886 y 1911, en cada una de las cuales se contabilizaron todos los verbos de segunda persona (tuteantes y vo...

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... The dialect spoken in Uruguay has long been recognized as exhibiting a tripartite system, and this is especially true of its capital, Montevideo (Behares 1981;Bertolotti 2011Bertolotti , 2016Bertolotti and Coll 2003;Elizaincín and Díaz 1981;Fontanella de Weinberg 1999;Mendoza 2005;Moyna forthcoming;Steffen 2010). Tú and vos have been entangled in a competition across the singular informal pronominal paradigm since colonial times, although early evidence is limited due to the scarcity of informal address in personal letters (Bertolotti 2016;Moyna and Ceballos 2008). Both paradigms mixed during the late 18th and early 19th century (Bertolotti 2016), but by the early 20th century, they had merged into a local spoken norm that retained pronominal and verbal forms of both tuteo and voseo (Table 1). ...