School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

London Semantics Symposium

22 May 2019

Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Venue: ArtsTwo 3.20

10:00-10:40 Finnish Numeral-Noun Constructions: Plural marking gone haywire? Pietro Baggio (QMUL)
10:40-11:20 The semantics of embedded wh-questions Thomas Stephen (Edinburgh)
11:20-12:00 If you float further, you are maximal and unique Takanobu Nakamura (Edinburgh)
Break Note that Derya Cokal's LingLunch will take place 13:00-14:00.  
15:00-15:40 Chinese aspects in discourse Ruoying Zhao (UCL)
15:40-16:20 Causative verbs and abstract objects Anna Page (Edinburgh)
16:20-17:00 Double negation, excluded middle, and accessibility in Dynamic Semantics Matthew Gotham (Oxford)