Talks by Our Linguists

Upcoming Talks

Vera Gor & Kristen Syrett.. Picking up after sloppy children: What pronouns reveal about children’s analysis of English comparative constructions. Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD), November 6-8.

Kristen Syrett. Mapping properties to individuals in language acquisition.Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD), November 6-8.


Previous Talks

Věra Dvořák. A typology of null direct objects in Czech. The Olomouc Linguistics Colloquium (OLinCo) : Palacký University in Olomouc, June 5-7.

Věra Dvořák. Generic null direct objects in Czech. Masaryk University in Brno, September 4. (Invited Talk)

Kristen Syrett. Semantic support for learning motion verbs. Workshop on Language Processing: Cognitive Science Initiative, Princeton University, October 11-12. (Invited Talk)

Kristen Syrett. Comparatively Speaking: Accounting for children’s unexpected interpretations of comparative constructions. Linguistics Program: Princeton University, September 17. (Invited Talk)

Bruce Tesar.  When Worst is Best: Grammar Construction in Phonological Learning. Department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science: University of Delaware,October 17. (Invited Talk)


Previous Poster Presentations

Vandana Bajaj. Scalar Endpoints, Rank Orderings, and Exclusivity in Hindi -hii. MACSIM 4: Rutgers University, October 18.