School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

London Semantics Day 2019

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21 May 2019

Time: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Venue: ArtsTwo 3.16

For the 6th London Semantics Day, we have the following talks:

Schedule  
10:00-10:45 Features explain why perfectivity and pronoun inventories correlate typologically Ruoan Wang and Daniel Harbour (QMUL)
10:45-11:30 Further exploring the interaction of logophoricity and attitudes de se: insights from Finnish Tom Trigg (QMUL)
Break    
12:00-12:45 On the interaction between quantity and extent scales in incremental theme predicates: a case study of complement coercion and two verbal prefixes Arkadiusz Kwapiszewski (Oxford)
Lunch    
14:45-15:30 Definite plurals in context: experimental evidence from mono- and bilingual Greek speakers Jeremy Pasquereau (Surrey Morphology Group)
15:30-16:15 Plurality inferences in dynamic semantics Dimitra Lazaridou-Chatzigoga (Humboldt, Berlin)
Break    
16:45-17:30 Projection from situations (joint work with Daniel Rothschild) Matt Mandelkern (Oxford)

All welcome. Please direct questions to Luisa Martí (luisa.marti@qmul.ac.uk).