We Invaded NELS 47


The 47th Annual Meeting of North East Linguistic Society was flooded by linguists from Rutgers. Our current grad students and alumni gave talks and poster presentations.
14717035_10154559960415979_855516537221212865_nJess Law and Kristen Syrett presented their poster titled Experimental evidence for the discourse potential of bare nouns in Mandarin.



vera-nels-47In the meantime, Vera Gor was presenting her poster titled Acceptable but Ungrammatical in Comparison: Overriding Principle C Violations in Comparatives.


Will Bennett and Natalie DelBusso gave a joint talk with the title Typological consequences of ABCD constraint forms. Our alumni Jeff Adler and Jesse Zymet gave a talk titled  Irreducible parallelism in process interactions.

img_4421Naga Selvanathan gave a poster presentation titled Reflexive Connectivity in Copular Clauses and Identity Functions.