Rutgers Linguists at NELS 48

Linguists from Rutgers presented their work at the 48th Annual Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society (NELS 48) at the University of Iceland, Reykjavík.

Livia Camargo Souza and Rafael Nonato. Switch-reference as a new diagnostic for morphological person-based split ergativity. Talk.

Diti Bhadra, Haoze Li (NYU) and Jess Law. Questioning speech acts. Talk.

Věra Dvořák. A Syntactic Approach to Indefinite Null Objects (Handout – Poster). Poster.

Diti BhadraEvidentials come in two shapes. Poster.

Yi-Hsun ChenToward a unified account of superlative modifiers. Poster.

Mingming Liu (PhD 2016). Short answers to questions in Mandarin wh-conditionals. Poster.

Athulya Aravind (MIT) and Kristen SyrettInvestigating Context Sensitivity and Vagueness in Nominals in Child and Adult Language (Poster). Poster.