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Rethinking Comparative Syntax (ReCoS)

Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics

Studying at Cambridge


Dr Alison Biggs

Research Interests

Alison is a research assistant on the project working on the alignment hierarchy. Her Ph.D looks at A-movement, particularly passivisation, and its interaction with case and agreement. More broadly her research interests include theoretical and comparative syntax, dialectal variation, language acquisition, and typology. She is working on Mandarin, British English dialects, and Kurmanji (Kurdish).