New article by Andreas with Laia Mayol in Journal of Linguistics

TROTZKE, A., & MAYOL, L. (2021). Catalan focus markers as discourse particles. Journal of Linguistics, 1-35. doi:10.1017/S0022226720000481

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

Advanced Issues in Cognitive Science and Linguistics

Bart Geurts (Radboud Universiteit, Nijmegen)

Normative pragmatics and the evolution of communication

Dates: March 22232425 and 26, 2021


Time: 9:00-11:30

Facultat de Lletres, room to be announced

New article by Xavier and Sílvia

Villalba , X. ., & Planas-Morales, S. . (2020). Complementantes preposicionales en las relativas de infinitivo: Revista Española De Lingüística, 50(2), 83-106. 

Olga Borik

Línia de recerca: 

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

Breu presentació: 

Per aparèixer / To appear
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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