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Feifei will defend her PhD thesis

Feifei will defend her PhD thesis

New book by Xavier

Xavier has just published the book El orden de palabas en contraste (Madrid: Arco Libros, 2019).

New paper by M. Teresa and Susagna at Annual Review of Linguistics

Espinal, M. Teres. y Susagna Tubau (2019): «Response Systems: The Syntax and Semantics of Fragment Answers and Response Particles», Annual Review of Linguistics, Annual Reviews, 5/1, pp. 261-287.

Xavier Villalba

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Centre de Lingüística Teòrica

Dept. de Filologia Catalana

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topicalization and right-dislocation in Romance languages, existential sentences. exclamative sentences, diachronic syntax of Catalan. Romance languages (Catalan and Spanish)

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Publicacions recents

2018
"Bridging and dislocation in Catalan" [amb L. Mayol]. In Francisco Ordóñez & L. Repetti, eds. Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 14. Selected papers from the 46th Linguistics Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL), Stony Brook, NY. Amsterdam / Philadelphia: John Benjamins, pp. 199–211.

2017
Exclamatives, imperatives, optatives. In A. Dufter & E. Stark (Eds.), Manual of Romance Morphosyntax and Syntax. Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter Mouton, pp. 603–646.

Non-asserted material in Spanish degree exclamatives: An experimental study on extreme degree. In I. Bosque (Ed.), Advances in the analysis of Spanish exclamatives (pp. 139–158). Columbus, Ohio: Ohio State University Press.

2016
Interfaces and domains of quantification by Javier Gutiérrez-Rexach (review). Language, 92(1), 219–222. doi:10.1353/lan.2016.0017

L’evolució de les oracions exclamatives-qu de grau en català. Caplletra. Revista Internacional de Filologia, 60, 211–226. doi:10.7203/caplletra.60.8454

Definiteness effect, pronouns and Information Structure in Catalan existentials. In S. Fischer, T. Kupisch, & E. Rinke (Eds.), Definiteness effects: Bilingual, typological and diachronic variation (pp. 172–209). Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publisher.

Interacció sintàctica i entonativa a les interrogatives catalanes amb dislocació a la dreta [amb S. Planas-Morales]. In A. M. Fernández (Ed.), 53 reflexiones sobre aspectos de la fonética y otros temas de lingüística (pp. 311–319). Barcelona: Laboratori de Fonètica de la Universitat de Barcelona

Oraciones exclamativas. In J. Gutiérrez-Rexach, ed. Enciclopedia Lingüística Hispánica. London: Routledge, pp. 737–749.

2015
Ambiguity resolution and information structure [amb M.T. Espinal]. The Linguistic Review, 32(1): 667–692. doi:10.1515/tlr-2014-0015

Microinformática. Modelos de variación informativa microparamétrica. In A. Gordejuela Senosiáin et al., eds. Lenguas, lenguaje y lingüística. Contribuciones desde la Lingüística General. Pamplona: Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad de Navarra, pp. 507–516.

2013
Right-dislocation in Catalan: Tails, Polarity and Activation. [amb L. Mayol] International Review of Pragmatics, 5(1), 87–117.

Eventualities under deadjectival nominalizations. Borealis, 2(2), 241-259.

The Right Periphery of Interrogatives in Catalan and Spanish: Syntax/Prosody Interactions. [amb Planas-Morales, S.] Catalan Journal of Linguistics 12, 193-217.

Eventive existentials in Catalan and the topic-focus articulation. Italian Journal of Linguistics/Rivista di Linguistica, 25(1), 147-173.

2011
A quantitative comparative study of right-dislocation in Catalan and Spanish. Journal of Pragmatics.

Las nominalizaciones deadjetivales con lo y las cualidades. In: M. Victoria Escandell, Manuel Leonetti and Cristina Sánchez López. eds. 60 problemas de gramática. Madrid: Akal. 90-98.

The HISPACAT comparative database of syntactic constructions and its applications to syntactic variation research. Oslo Studies in Language 3(2): 129-145.

2010
El orden de las palabras en español. Madrid: Castalia.

Predicate focus fronting in the Spanish determiner phrase [amb Anna Bartra-Kauffman]. Lingua 120.4: 819-849.

Xavier
Associate professor (TU)
Villalba
Campus d'excel·lència internacional U A B