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FishFeed Oct 2: talk by Miriam Butt on Case and Event Structure

Time & room details here. Abstract This talk is based  on data from Indo-Aryan, which has a historical record of several thousand years.  In Indo-Aryan the original case system was lost, but a new one was innovated from around 1100 CE on. The new case markers were drawn mainly from spatial terms, but were integrated into a system that bears Read More

CASTLFish in Iceland!

Yippee! CASTLFish starts the term off with a bang with three of our members giving talks at the Nordic dialect linguistics meeting in Reykjavik, Iceland!  Check out the programme here. Maud Westendorp: Information structure and morphological complexity in the wh-questions of three Norwegian dialects Ida Larsson & Björn Lundquist: Nordisk ordföljdsdatabas Eirik Tengesdal, Björn Lundquist & Read More

Kickoff Workshop: Modal Concepts and Compositionality

Kickoff Workshop for `Modal Concepts and Compositionality´ Monday 12thJune, 2018 E0104 09:15- 10:00 Challenges in cross-linguistic psycholinguistics: how to get below the surface – Björn Lundquist (UiT) 10:00-10:15 COFFEE 10:15-11:15 The Syntax and Semantics of Pronominal Interpretation: What processing can tell us – Dave Kush (NTNU) 11:15-12:00 The Acquisition of Non-Partitive Case Marked Objects in Finnish – Natalia Jardon Perez, UiT 12:00-12:45 LUNCH Read More