Rosa Alonso Alonso
MMTAFL

Rosa Alonso Alonso

Coordinator

Departamento de Filoloxía Inglesa, Francesa e Alemá
Universidade de Vigo
Campus Universitario Lagoas-Marcosende
36200 Vigo, SPAIN

(+34) 986 81 3955

Member information

Rosa Alonso Alonso is a Senior Lecturer of English at the University of Vigo. Former teacher at the University of Santiago and at the Modern Language Centre of this institution. She is the editor-in-chief of VIAL (Vigo International Journal of Applied Linguistics). Her main research interests include cross-linguistic influence, academic writing and thinking-for-speaking. She has a number of publications on these areas, including The Role of Transfer in Second Language Acquisition (2002, Servicio de Publicacións: Universidade de Vigo), Writing for Academic Purposes (2011, Munich:Lincom) and she is co-author of the Diccionario de Enseñanza y Aprendizaje de Lenguas (2007, CLE International) and has collaborated in different journals and in the organisation of various conferences and seminars.

Recent Presentations

(2013) Alonso Alonso, R. "The effects of transfer on the use of tenses in a second language" Free University of Brussels, February.

(2013) Alonso Alonso, R. "Motion events across languages:  a study on the boundary-crossing constraint in Spanish speakers of English as a Second Language".Thinking, doing, Learning: Usage-based approaches to Second Language Learning. University of Southern Denmark, 24-26 April

(2013) Alonso Alonso, R. " Transfer effects in the perception and production of the present perfect in English as a L2". 23rd Eurosla Conference,  University of Amsterdam, 28-31 August

(2014) Alonso Alonso, R., Cadierno, T. and Jarvis,  S. "CLI in  space categorization in English as a L2" Georgetown University Round Table of Languages and Linguistics, 14-16 March

(2014) Alonso Alonso, R. "CLI in spatial prepositions". Norwegian University of  Sciences and Technology, Trondheim, March

(2014) Alonso Alonso, R., Cadierno, T. and Jarvis, S. "CLI in English as a L2: the spatial domain". 32nd AESLA International Conference. University of Pablo de Olavide, Sevilla, 3-5 April

(2014) Alonso Alonso, R. and Argibay Suárez, P. "Teaching spoken English in Secondary Education and state language schools".International Conference on spoken English. Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 4-6 June

(2014) Alonso Alonso, R. "Boundary-crossing events in SLA". 9th International AELCO/SCOLA Conference, University of Extremadura,15-18th October

(2014) Alonso Alonso, R. (Keynote speaker) "Exploring Cross-linguistic influence in SLA". 5th World Conference on Learning, Teaching and Educational Leadership, Prague 29-30 October

(2015) Alonso Alonso, R. "Acquiring boundary-crossing events in L2 acquisition: The effect of CLI" 33rd AESLA International Conference, University of Madrid, 16-18 April

(2015) Alonso Alonso, R. "Thinking for speaking in SLA: Cross-linguistic influence in the acquisition of boundary-crossing events". TDL2: Usage-based perspectives on SLL. University of Groningen, 3-5 June.

(2015) Alonso Alonso, R "Spatial configuration and construal in L2 English". International Symposium on Language Processing in Bilingual Children and Adults: Psycholinguistic and educational perspectives, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal. 19 June

(2015) Alonso Alonso, R. Thematic colloquium organizer " New approaches to Cross-linguistic influence" 25th Eurosla Conference, Aix-en- Provence, 25-29 August

(2015) Alonso Alonso, R.(keynote speaker) " L1 influence in L2 acquisition".3rd Global Conference on Linguistics and Foreign Language Teaching. Istambul University, 16-18 November

(2015) Alonso Alonso, R. Participant in the Roundtable "Foreign Language Teaching: Key issues and challenges".·3rd Global Conference on Linguistics and Foreign Language Teaching. Istambul University, 16-18 November

(2016) Alonso Alonso, R. Pariticpant in the Roundtable "English Medium Instruction in Higher Education: achievements and challenges" 34th Conference of Aesla, University of Alicante

(2016) Alonso Alonso, R." Learning boundary-crossing events motion constructions in a Second Language". Constructive Approaches to Language Pedagogy. Basel, 25-26 May

(2016) Alonso Alonso, R. "English Medium Instruction in Higher Education". Aprolinguas, University of Port 16-18 June

Recent publications

(2013) Alonso Alonso, R. Motion events in L2 acquisition: The boundary-crossing constraint in English and Spanish. US-China Foreign Language 10:738-750

(2014) Alonso Alonso, R. Teaching speaking: an exploratory study in two academic contexts. Porta Linguarum 22:145-160

(2014) Alonso Alonso, R. "Review of "Current perspectives in SLA". Atlantis 203-207

(2015) Alonso Alonso, R. Boundary-crossing events in Spanish learners of English:a study on motion INTO events.In Ibarretxe-Antuñano, I. and Hijazo-Gascón, A. New Horizons in the study of motion: Bringing together applied and theoretical perspectives. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

(2015) Alonso, R., Cadierno, Jarvis, S. Cross-linguistic influence in the acquisition of spatial prepositions in English as a Foreign Language in Alonso, R. (2015) Cross-linguistic influence in SLA. Clevedon: Multilingual Matters

(2016) Alonso Alonso, R. Cross-linguistic influence in the acquisition of boundary-crossing events. Review of Cognitive Linguistics 14/1

(Forthcoming) Alonso, R. "L1 influence on L2 acquisition". Global Journal of Humaniites and Social Sciences

Recent Editorship

(2013) Alonso Alonso, R. and Dahlgren, M. Vigo International Journal of Applied Linguistics. Vigo: Servizo de Publicacións da Universidade de Vigo

(2014) Alonso Alonso, R. and Dahlgren, M. Vigo International Journal of Applied Linguistics. Vigo: Servizo de Publicacións da Universidade de Vigo

(2015) Alonso Alonso, R. and Dahlgren, M. Vigo International Journal of Applied Linguistics. Vigo: Servizo de Publicacións da Universidade de Vigo

(2016) Alonso Alonso, R. Crosslinguistic Influence in SLA. Clevedon: Multilingual Matters

(2016) Alonso Alonso, R. and Dahlgren, M. Vigo International Journal of Applied Linguistics. Vigo: Servizo de Publicacións da Universidade de Vigo

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