Research Profile for Archakis Argiris

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Ralli A.
Research Activity
Topics: Research on Modern Greek Dialects: Description and Analysis.
Computational Treatment of Modern Greek.
Levels of description: Phonology, Morphology, Lexica, Sociolinguistics.
Research methods: Ethnographic methods of field work and data collection,laboratory phonetics, theoretical linguistic
Products: Electronic Dialectal Corpora. Electronic Dialectal Bibliography.Dialectal Atlas. Electronic and conventional dialectal dictionaries. Grammars. Books and papers on Modern Greek and Modern Greek dialects: description and analysis.
Contribution: Preservation of the linguistic and cultural heritage. Prepare teachers of Modern Greek to deal with difficulties due to dialectal speakers.
Research Infrastructure
Team director: Angela Ralli (Professor of General Linguistics, Head of the Department of Philology and the Modern Greek Dialects Laboratory)

Staff members: Anna Roussou (Assistant Professor of Syntax and Semantics)
Argyris Archakis (Assistant Professor of Sociolinguistics and Discourse Analysis)
Dimitris Papazachariou (Lecturer of Phonetics and Dialectology)
Io Manolessou (Lecturer of Historical Linguistics)

Researchers: Symeon Tsolakidis (Historical Linguistics, Dialectology, Lexicography)
Stella Lambropoulou (Pragmatics)
Post-Doc: Marina Tzakosta (Phonology and Language Acquisition)

Ph.D. Students: Dimitra Melissaropoulou (Dialectology, Morphology)
Eleonora Dimela (Dialectology, Historical Linguistics, Morphology)
Athanasios Karasimos (Computational Linguistics, Morphology)

Graduate Students : Athanasia Karra
Christos Bakalopoulos

Undergraduate students: Dimitris Simiris
Research Activities
Research Projects:
Epeaek, Pythagoras II (2005-2007): Description and Analysis of the Dialect of Eastern Lesbos.
Interreg II: Description and Analysis of the Grico Dialect in South Italy (2000-2002)

1.Ralli, A. Οn the Role of Allomorphy in Inflectional Morphology: Evidence from Dialectal Variation. In print. Αdvances in Language Studies.
2.Ralli, A. Dialectal Phenomena in Modern Greek: The State of the Art. In print. Journal of Greek Linguistics.
3.Ράλλη, A., Δ. Μελισσαροπούλου, Σ. Τσολακίδης. Ο Παρακείμενος στη Νέα Ελληνική και στις Διαλέκτους: παρατηρήσεις για τη μορφή και την εξέλιξή του. Προσεχώς. Μελέτες για την Ελληνική Γλώσσα 2006.
Additional Information
FP7 research themes for potential involvement:
Ideas, Cooperation.