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Linguistics Colloquium 05/24/13 – Martha McGinnis

Binding Preservation: Evidence from Dutch Martha McGinnis University of Victoria Friday, May 24, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. MGH 241 This talk outlines the theory of Binding Preservation, which seeks to unite surprising restrictions on binding following A-movement with certain … Continue reading

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Linguistics Colloquium 05/10/13 – Sanghoun Song and Justin Goodenkauf

Friday, May 10, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. MGH 241 Resolving Discrepancies between Form and Meaning in Information Structure Sanghoun Song University of Washington This talk aims to provide a fine-grained way to resolve discrepancies between forms of expressing information … Continue reading

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2 SPR Linguistics Electives in ENGL Dept: ENGL 371 and ENGL 374

ENGL 371 English Syntax Dillon T Th 10:30-12:20 Description of sentence, phrase, and word structures in present-day English. Prerequisite: ENGL 370, LING 200 or LING 400. The course covers all the grammatical forms and structures of English and several ways … Continue reading

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Linguistics Colloquium 02/15/13 – Geoffrey Pullum

Anaphora, Ellipsis, and the Implications for Language Acquisition Geoffrey K. Pullum Brown University and University of Edinburgh Friday, February 15, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. Paccar 291 Recent work has been showing increasing support for the idea that both anaphora (resolution … Continue reading

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The 28th UW/MS Symposium in Computational Linguistics – NEW LOCATION

The 28th UW/MS Symposium in Computational Linguistics Location: UW, Gowen Hall, Room 201 Time: 3:30-5pm on Nov 2, 2012 (The UW map is at http://www.washington.edu/maps/ [www.washington.edu]) Come take advantage of this opportunity to connect with the computational linguistics community at Microsoft and the … Continue reading

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Linguistics Colloquium 10/05/12 – Pascual Jos Masullo

Wh-Constructions: A Derivational Account Without Movement Pascual Jos Masullo Universidad Nacional de Rio Negro Friday, October 5, 2012 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. SMI 205 Within PP/MP, WH-dependencies have been treated in terms of chains headed by a WH-operator which binds … Continue reading

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University of Southern California Undergraduate Conference in Linguistics

The University of Southern California, Los Angeles, will host its first Undergraduate Conference in Linguistics on Friday, October 12, 2012. Guest speakers: Hilda Koopman (UCLA) Introduction to the Syntactic Structure of the World’s Languages database Khalil Iskarous (USC) Experimental Phonetics … Continue reading

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