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Rethinking Comparative Syntax (ReCoS)

Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics

Studying at Cambridge

 

In Press or Accepted

2017

Höhn, Georg F.K., Giuseppina Silvestri & M.Olimpia Squillaci. Accepted. Greek and Romance Unagreement in Calabria. To appear in special issue of Journal of Greek Linguistics.

 

2016

Biberauer, T. (in press). Particles and the Final-over-Final Constraint. To appear in: M. Sheehan, T. Biberauer, A. Holmberg & I. Roberts (eds). The Final-over-Final Constraint. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Biberauer, T. (in press). Probing the nature of the Final-over-Final Constraint: the perspective from adpositions. To appear in: L. Bailey & M. Sheehan (eds). Order and Structure in Syntax. Language Science Press.

Sheehan, M., T. Biberauer, A. Holmberg & I. Roberts (eds). (in press). The Final-over-Final Constraint. To appear with MIT Press.

Deuchar, M. & T. Biberauer (in press). Doubling: an error or an illusion? To appear in: Bilingualism, Language and Cognition. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1366728916000043 [published on-line 8 April 2016]

Höhn, G., G. Silvestri, M.O. Squillaci (to appear). "Unagreement between Italian and Southern Italian dialects". Proceedings of IGG41 (Perugia, February 26-28 2015).

Sheehan, M. and van der Wal, J. (To appear ). Nominal licensing in caseless languages. Journal of Linguistics 54 (2018).

Sheehan, M. (To appear c). Control of inflected infinitives in European Portuguese. To appear in A. Gonçalves & A.-L. Santos (eds.), Complement clauses in Portuguese: syntax and acquisition. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/002463

Sheehan, M. The Final-over-Final Constraint and processing. To appear in: M. Sheehan, T. Biberauer, A. Holmberg & I. Roberts (eds). The Final-over-Final Constraint. Cambridge, MA:MIT Press.

Sheehan, M. The Final-over-Final Constraint and the Head-Final Filter. To appear in: M. Sheehan, T. Biberauer, A. Holmberg & I. Roberts (eds). The Final-over-Final Constraint. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press

Sheehan, M. The Final-over-Final Constraint and adverbs. To appear in: M. Sheehan, T. Biberauer, A. Holmberg & I. Roberts (eds). The Final-over-Final Constraint. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Sheehan, Michelle. To appear e. Parameterising ergativity: an inherent case approach. To appear in J. Coon, D. Massam, and L. Travis (eds.) The  Oxford Handbook of Ergativity, OUP.

Van der Wal, Jenneke and Larry Hyman (eds). The conjoint/disjoint alternation in Bantu. Trends in Linguistics series. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

Van der Wal, Jenneke. What is the conjoint/disjoint alternation? In Van der Wal, Jenneke and Larry Hyman (eds). The conjoint/disjoint alternation in Bantu. Trends in Linguistics series. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

Gibson, Hannah, Andriana Koumbarou, Lutz Marten and Jenneke van der Wal. Locating the Bantu conjoint/disjoint alternation in a typology of focus marking. In Van der Wal, Jenneke and Larry Hyman (eds). The conjoint/disjoint alternation in Bantu. Trends in Linguistics series. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

Van der Wal, Jenneke and Saudah Namyalo. The interaction of two focus marking strategies in Luganda. Proceedings of ACAL 46.

Wolfe, Sam. In Press. "Redefining the V2 Typology: Data from Romance and Beyond". Invited Submission to Linguistics Variation: Special Issue: "A Micro-Perspective on V2 in Germanic and Romance". 9,000 words.

Wolfe, Sam. In Press. "Medieval Romance Languages and the Theory of Verb Second". Rivista di Grammatica Generativa: Selected Papers from the 41st Incontro di Grammatica Generativa. 10,000 words.

2015

Biberauer, T. (submitted). Optional V2 in Modern Afrikaans: probing a Germanic peculiarity. To appear in: B. Los & P. de Haan (eds). Verb-Second Languages: Essays in honour of Ans van Kemenade. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Biberauer, T. & I. Roberts (submitted). Conditional Inversion and types of parametric change. To appear in: B. Los & P. de Haan (eds). Verb-Second Languages: Essays in honour of Ans van Kemenade. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Biberauer, T. & I. Roberts (submitted). Towards a parameter hierarchy for auxiliaries: diachronic considerations. To appear in: A. Ecay & A. Kroch (eds.). Selected Proceedings of the 13th International Diachronic Generative Syntax Conference, Philadelphia, 2-5 June 2011. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Holmberg, Anders (submitted) Universal Grammar. To appear in: A. Ledgeway & I. Roberts (eds). The Cambridge Handbook of Historical Syntax. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Roberts, I. & T. Biberauer (forthcoming). Macroparameters and Minimalism: A Programme for Comparative Research. To appear in: J. Nadal (ed.). The Polyadic Nature of Language. Girona: University of Girona Press.