Program

Venue: MIT Stata Center (Building 32), room 32-D461

09:30 Breakfast
10:00 Teodora Mihoc (Harvard): Romanian Presumptivity: The Future Case in Point
10:30 Hannah Greene (UMass): Analyzing Kwak'wala Non-culminating Accomplishments: Templatic, Modal, and Degree Perspectives
11:00 Miriam Nussbaum (MIT): Subset Comparatives as Comparative Quantifiers
11:30 Break
11:45 Zheng Shen (UConn): The relative reading with NP internal focus of superlatives in English-type languages
12:15 Aron Hirsch (MIT): Incremental presupposition evaluation in disjunction
12:45 Lunch
13:45 Yimei Xiang (Harvard): Covert only versus overt only: evidence from NPI-licensing
14:15 Jon Ander Mendia (UMass): Aspectual and contextual restrictions on QP interpretation
14:45 Lyn Tieu (UConn): Deriving plurality inferences: Experimental evidence from plural indefinites
15:15 Break
15:35 Ting Xu (UConn): There it goes again: Children's knowledge of 'again' with English goal-PPs
16:05 Emma Yang (UConn): The Acquisition of Number Words