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Olga and Berit Gehrke edit a volume in Glossa

Olga Borik and Berit Gehrke edit a special collection on the form, use and meaning of past passive participles used in perfect and passive constructions in Glossa.

Eloi coauthors a book at CUP

Is acquiring a third language the same as acquiring a second? Are all instances of non-native language acquisition simply one and the same? In this first book-length study of the topic, the authors systematically walk the reader through the evidence to answer these questions. They suggest that acquiring an additional language in bilinguals (of all types) is unique, and reveals things about the links between language and mind, brain, and cognition, which are otherwise impossible to appreciate.

New paper by Xavier in Syntax

Villalba, Xavier (2019) Infinitive Wh-Relatives in Romance: Consequences for the Truncation-versus-Intervention Debate

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/synt.12183

Sinn und Bedeutung 2019

Sinn und Bedeutung 24 is hosted by the Institute of Cognitive Science and the Institute of Philosophy at Osnabrück University, Germany.

 

The conference will include a 3-day main session and a 1-day special session on the topic Neurolinguistic Approaches to Semantics and Pragmatics.  

Invited speakers (main session):

Invited speakers (special session):

Important dates:

  • Abstract submission deadline: March 10, 2019 (23:59 Central European Standard Time)
  • Notification of acceptance: Early June, 2019
  • Main session: September 4-6, 2019
  • Special session: September 7, 2019 

Organizers:

Michael Franke, Nikola Kompa, Mingya Liu & Jutta L. Mueller

Email: sub24.2019@gmail.com 

Data: 
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 14:30 to Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 14:30
Campus d'excel·lència internacional U A B