Associate Professor Pornsiri Singhapreecha, Ph.D.

รองศาสตราจารย์ ดร. พรศิริ สิงหปรีชา



  • B.A. (Second Class Honors) in English, Thammasat University, Thailand
  • M.A. in Linguistics, San Diego State University, CA, USA
  • Ph.D. in Linguistics, the Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York, NYC, USA

Areas of Interest

  • Syntactic Theory
  • Second Language Acquisition


The Language Institute Thammasat University (Rangsit Campus) 99 M.18 Paholyothin Rd., Klongnueng Klongluang, Pathumthani, Thailand 12120



Academic Work/Publications

  • Singhapreecha, P. & Sybesma, R. (2015). An ellipsis analysis of split nominals in Thai. Cahiers de Linguistique Asie Orientale, 44 (1), 57-88.
  • Meechanyakul, N., & Singhapreecha, P. (2015). Null Arguments in Thai Learners’ L2 English. Second Language, 14, 41-67.
  • Singhapreecha, P. (2012). When Thîi Meets Que. LITU (The Language Institute of Thammasat University) Newsletter. Volume 1(2), 6-7.
  • Singhapreecha, P. Modals and control infinitives: A view of thîi. Lingua, 120 (5), 1288-1312.
  • Singhapreecha, P. (2007). Book review: A reference grammar of Thai. Lingua, 117(8), 1497-1512.
  • Dikken, M. den, & Singhapreecha, P. (2004a). Complex Noun Phrases and Linkers. Syntax 7 (1), 1-54.
  • Dikken, M. den, & Singhapreecha, P. (2004b). Thîi for Two: the two flavors of Thai thîi. In Proceedings of the 11th Annual Meeting of the Southeast Asian Linguistic Society. Tempe, Arizona State University Program for Southeast Asian Studies, Monograph Series Press.
  • Singhapreecha, P. (2001). Thai classifiers and the structure of complex Thai nominals. In B.K. T’sou, O.O.Y. Kwong & T.B. Lai (Eds.), Proceedings of the 15th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation (259-70). Language Information Sciences Research Centre, City University of Hong Kong.
  • Singhapreecha, P. (2000). Thai classifiers and the structure of non- deverbal Thai nominal. CUNY Forum 20, 116-157.
  • Singhapreecha, P., & Queller, K. (1992). Syllabification rules and the reality of output lexical representation in child phonology. วารสารภาษาและภาษาศาสตร์ [Journal of Language and Linguistics], Department of Linguistics, Thammasat University. 11(1), 73-82.



Associate Professor Pornsiri Singhapreecha, Ph.D.