William D. Raymond

Selected publications

Production and processing of language and knowledge

Raymond, W. D., Brown, E. L., & Healy, A. F. (submitted). Cumulative context effects and variant lexical representations: Word use and English final t/d/ deletion.

Brown, E. L., & Raymond, W. D. (2012). How discourse cotext shapes the lexicon: Explaining the disttribution of Spanish f-/h- words. Diachronica 29:2, 129-161.

Raymond, W. D., & Brown, E. L. (2012). Are effects of word frequency effects of context of use? An analysis of initial fricative reduction in Spanish. In Divjak, D., & Gries, S. Th. (Eds.), Frequency effects in language: Learning and processing (pp. 35-52). Berlin: Walter de Gruyter.

Raymond, W. D., Healy, A. F., & McDonnel, S. (2011). Pairing words with syntactic frames: Syntax, semantics, and count-mass usage. Journal of Psycholinguistic Research, 40, 327-349.

Bourne, L. E., Jr., Raymond, W. D., &, Healy, A. F. (2010). Strategy selection and use during classification skill acquisition. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Language, Memory, and Cognition. 36, 500-514.

Raymond, W. D., Healy, A. F., McDonnel, S., & Healy, C. A. (2009). Acquisition of morphological variation: The case of the English definite article. Language and Cognitive Processes, 24, 89-119.

Raymond, W. D.. Fornberg, B, Buck-Gengler, C. J., Healy, A. F., & Bourne, L. E., Jr. (2008). Matlab optmization of an IMPRINT model of human beavior. In Proceedings of the Seventeenth Converence on Behavior Representation in Modeling and Simulation (pp. 26-33). Providence, RI: Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization.

Buck-Gengler, C. J., Raymond, W. D., Healy, A. F., & Bourne, L. E., Jr. (2007.) Modeling data entry in IMPRINT. In Proceedings of the Sixteenth Conference on Behavior Representation in Modeling and Simulation (pp. 205-206). Norfolk, VA: Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization.

Raymond, W. D., Dautricourt, R., & Hume. E.. (2006.) Word-medial /t,d/ deletion in spontaneous speech: Modeling the effects of extra-linguistic, lexical, and phonological factors. Language Variation and Change, 18, 1:55-97.

Pitt, M. A., Johnson, K., Hume, E., Kiesling, S., & Raymond, W. D. (2005.) The Buckeye Corpus of Conversational Speech: Labeling Conventions and a Test of Transcriber Reliability. Speech Communication, 45, 90-95.

Raymond, W. D. (2003). Factors influencing transcription consistency in the Buckeye corpus of spontaneous speech. In K. Maekawa, ed., Proceedings of the Spontaneous Speech and Data Analysis Workshop. Tokyo, August, 2002.

Raymond, W. D. , Fisher, J. A., & Healy, A. F. (2002.) Linguistic knowledge and language performance in English article variant performance. Language and Cognitive Processes, 17, 613-662.

Raymond, W. D., Pitt, M., Johnson, K., Hume, E., Makashay, M. J., Dautricourt, R., & Hilts, C.. (2002.) An analysis of transcription consistency in spontaneous speech from the Buckeye corpus. Proceedings of the International Conference on Spoken Language Processing (ICSLP-02). Denver, CO.

Jurafsky, D., Bell, A., Gregory, M., & Raymond, W. D. (2001.) Probabilistic Relations between Words: Evidence from Reduction in Lexical Production. In Joan Bybee and Paul Hopper (eds.), Frequency and the emergence of linguistic structure. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Raymond, W. D. (2000.) Toward a theory of grammatical encoding in speech production: Evidence from speech errors. Ph.D. Dissertation, Linguistics and Cognitive Science, University of Colorado University of Colorado Institute of Cognitive Science Technical Report 01-01].

Gregory, M., Raymond, W. D., Bell, A, Fosler-Lussier, E., & Jurafsky, D.. (1999.) Effects of collocational strength and contextual predictability in lexical production. Proceedings of the Chicago Linguistic Society, 35, 151-166

Jurafsky, D., Bell, A., Fosler-Lussier, E., Girand, C., & Raymond, W. D. (1998.) Reduction of English function words in Switchboard. Proceedings of the International Conference on Spoken Language Processing (ICSLP-98).


Optimality theory and syntax


Raymond, W. & Homer, K. (1996.) The interaction of participant role and pragmatic function in the selection of question form. Proceedings of BLS 22, 316-328.

Legendre, G., Wilson, C., Smolensky, P., Homer, K, & Raymond, W.. (1994.) Optimality and Wh-extraction. In University of Massachusetts Occasional Papers in Linguistics 18: Papers in Optimality Theory, ed. by J. Beckman, S. Urbanczyk, & L. Walsh., GLSA, University of Massachusetts, 607-636. Partially reprinted in P. Smolensky and G. Legendre, The Harmonic Mind, vol 2. Cambridge: MIT Press. 183-230.

Legendre, G., Raymond W., & Smolensky, P. (1993.) An optimality-theoretic typology of case and grammatical voice systems. Proceedings of BLS 19, 464-478. Reprinted in P. Smolensky and G. Legendre (eds.), The Harmonic Mind, vol. 2. Cambridge: MIT Press. 163-181.