New article by Urtzi, Susagna, M. Teresa and Joan Borràs in Natural Language & Linguistic Theory

Etxeberria, U., Tubau, S., Borràs-Comes, J. and Espinal, M.T..2021. Polarity Items in Basque. Natarual Language & Linguistic Theory.

Article by Sílvia Planas-Morales on the emotive intonation of questions

Planas-Morales, S. (2021). Sobre els codis de l'entonació emocional convencional de les preguntes periodístiques a les entrevistes radiofòniques. PHONICA, 16, 104-121. doi:

Bart Geurts (Radboud Universiteit, Nijmegen) "Normative pragmatics and the evolution of communication"

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Dates: March 22232425 and 26, 2021

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Olga Borik

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Natural language semantics | Tense and aspect | Morphology-syntax-semantics interface | Morphology of aspect | Generative syntax

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The argument structure of long and short form adjectives and participles in Russian, in Arche, M., A.Fábregas and R.Marín (eds.), Lingua, Special issue on Aspect and Argument Structure in Adjectives and Participles.

The Syntax and Semantics of Pseudo-Incorporation. (amb Berit Gehrke). Brill.

'Reference to kinds and to other generic expressions: definiteness and number' (with M. T. Espinal). The Linguistic Review, 32.2, 167-225.

"Argument structure in morphology and syntax: An introduction", (with J. Mateu). In O. Borik and J. Mateu (eds.). Argument Realization in Morphology and Syntax, Lingua (special issue) 141: 1-7.

Gradual loss of aspectual distinctions: providing a theoretical basis for experimental results, Theoretical linguistics 39, no. 3/4: 183-194.

Past Participle Formation and the Eventive/Adjectival Passive in Russian, in Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 17, 115-132. (available at

On Definite Kinds, (amb M. Teresa Espinal), Recherches Linguistiques de Vincennes, 41: 123-146.

A database of Russian verbal aspect, (amb M. Janssen) Oslo Studies in Language 4(1), 117-140.

Morphology-Syntax Interface: Dealing with Aspect
York Papers in Linguistics10: 22-45. 

Aspect and Reference Time, Oxford University Press.

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