Elaine Grolla


Elaine Grolla is an associate professor at the Linguistics Department at the University of Sao Paolo and a productivity researcher at CNPq. She received her PhD in Linguistics from the University of Connecticut (EUA) in 2005. She was a post doc researcher at the University of Sao Paolo (2006) and at the University of Maryland, USA (2014-2015). She is the founder and coordinator of LEAL/USP - Laboratory of Language Acquisition Studies, where she conducts research on the development of syntactic and semantic aspects of Brazilian Portuguese as a first language. 

Her line of research is Studies of the processes of acquisition of languages

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Click on the image to watch prof Elaine's presentation at the 46th Boston University Conference on Language Development (04 nov 2021): 


Below is the interview prof. Elaine gave to GEL - Bate papo com linguistas (Talk with linguistis):