Yanti was born and reared in Jambi. She completed her BA in ESL and her MA
in Applied English Linguistics at Atma Jaya Catholic University, Jakarta.
She is currently pursuing her doctoral degree in theoretical linguistics at
the University of Delaware. Before going to the University of Delaware, she
worked as an English teacher and as a research assistant on a child language
acquisition project at the Jakarta Field Station. At present she is working
on the first reference grammar of Jambi Malay and also carefully observing
her son's progress towards producing a full-blown [i].
Yanti lahir besaq di Jambi. Dioq kuliah S1 dan S2 di Universitas Katolik
Atma Jaya, Jakarta. Kini tu dioq kuliah S3 di Univesitas Delaware. Sebelum
kuliah S3, dioq ngajar Bahaso Inggris samo jadi asisten peneliti untuq
proyek bahaso anaq di Jakarta Field Station.
Kini tu dioq lagi tulis buku tato bahaso Jambi samo nunggui anaqnyo ngomong
Email: <reginayanti at yahoo.com>