Vorträge und Poster

Talks 2009

  • Brandt, Oda-Christina & Höhle, Barbara "Understanding of verbal inflection: Another case of production preceeding comprehension?", Relating Asymmetries between Speech & Comprehension in the Acquisition of Language (RASCAL) conference. January 25, 2009, Groningen, NL.
  • Brandt, Oda-Christina & Höhle, Barbara "Does production of verbal inflections preceede comprehension? Evidence from eytracking", 31. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). March 4, 2009, Osnabrück, Germany.
  • Fitch, W Tecumseh. Darwin's Theory of Language Evolution, talk given at Darwin Day Feb 12 2009, St Andrews
  • Fitch, W Tecumseh. What can primate communication teach us about language evolution? talk given in Hannover, Germany, Feb 24 2009
  • Fitch, W Tecumseh. The Evolution of Syntax: A comparative approach talk given in Princeton University, NJ, March 28 2009
  • Fitch, W Tecumseh.The Evolution of Music talk given in Greensborough, NC, March 30, 2009
  • Fitch, W Tecumseh. Designing Experiments to Test Pattern Learning in Chimpanzees talk given at M D Anderson Cancer Center, Bastrop TX, April 13 2009
  • Fitch, W Tecumseh. The Evolution of Language: A comparative approach talk given at Human Evolution Meeting, Santa Barbara, CA, April 17 2009
  • Fitch, W Tecumseh. The Evolution of Language: A comparative approach talk given at ESF Kickoff Meeting, Budapest, May 15 2009
  • Fitch, W Tecumseh. Artificial Grammar Learning: Empirical Investigations Guided by the Chomsky Hierarchy, talk given at the Conference on Human Language and Structural Complexity (CHLaSC Conference), ZAS, Berlin, June 19, 2009
  • Fitch, W Tecumseh. Darwin's Theory of Language Evolution talk given at Royal Society Darwin 2009, Cambridge, UK, June 29, 2009
  • Fleck, David, Rainer Ludwig, Robert Munro, & Uli Sauerland. Reported Speech in Matses: Obligatory Perspective Shift with Syntactic Transparency. Semantics of Underrepresented Languages in the Americas V (SULA5), MIT/Harvard U., Cambridge (Mass.), May 16, 2009
  • Fritzsche, Tom, Oda Brandt & Barbara Höhle Artificial Grammar Learning across Populations and Modalities, talk given at the Conference on Human Language and Structural Complexity (CHLaSC Conference), ZAS, Berlin, June 20, 2009
  • Fritzsche, T. & Höhle, Barbara "AGL and the Importance of Cue Types", Workshop on Artificial Grammar Learning. April 6, 2009, University of Reading, UK.
  • Hollebrandse, Bart., R. Plat and Angeliek van Hout, Second Order, Comparing Theory of Mind and Language in the acquisition of Dutch, talk given at the Final Conference on Human Language and Structural Complexity, June 19-20, ZAS, Berlin.
  • Hollebrandse, Bart., L. Koning and Angeliek van Hout, Second Order in non-embedding languages talk given at the Final Conference on Human Language and Structural Complexity, June 19-20, ZAS, Berlin.
  • Hollebrandse, Bart., T. Roeper, How the Phase-alternation constraint on recursion and propositional exclusivity interact, talk given at the Recursion: Structural Complexity in Language and Cognition, May 26-28, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Invited lecture.
  • Hollebrandse, Bart., T. Roeper, Indirect Recursion as a Restriction on the Syntax-Semantic Interface, talk given at the Generative Linguists of the Old World, April, University of Nantes, France.
  • Hout, A. van. Definite and indefinite NPs in children's grammar: Comparing interpretation and production. talk given at the Language Acquisition and Optimality Theory: Towards an explanation for the gap between language comprehension and production. Netherlands Royal Academy of Science (KNAW) international colloquium. (July). Invited lecture.
  • Hout, A. van & K. Harrigan. Asymmetric articles: Comprehension and production of a and the in English preschoolers. talk given at the Conference on Relating Asymmetries between Speech & Comprehension in the Acquisition of Language (RASCAL), University of Groningen (January).
  • Hout, A. van. Moderator panel discussion Asymmetries in Child Language: Where do they come from? talk given at the RASCAL conference, University of Groningen (January). Invited.
  • Kratochvíl, František, Bart Hollebrandse & Uli Sauerland Complementation in Teiwa: Clauses as Complementizers, talk given at the Conference on Human Language and Structural Complexity (CHLaSC Conference), ZAS, Berlin, June 19, 2009
  • Ludwig, Rainer. Speech Reporting in Matses: Direct or Indirect? PB6 meeting, ZAS, Berlin, March 26, 2009
  • Ludwig, Rainer. Fieldwork at the Amazon: Matses. BBL, ZAS, Berlin, May 7, 2009
  • Ludwig, Rainer, Robert Munro, David Fleck, and Uli Sauerland. Indexical Shift and Embedding Reported Speech in Matses. talk given at the Conference on Human Language and Structural Complexity (CHLaSC Conference), ZAS, Berlin, June 19, 2009
  • Mody, Shilpa Humans Can Learn an Artificial Mildly Context Sensitive Grammar, talk given at LEC Colloquium, University of Edinburgh, June 15, 2009
  • Mody, Shilpa & Tecumseh Fitch. Some Humans Can Learn an Artificial Mildly Context Sensitive Grammar, talk given at the Conference on Human Language and Structural Complexity (CHLaSC Conference), ZAS, Berlin, June 19, 2009
  • Oliveira, Miguel. Visual AGL: Report from an Experiment with Adults (Final CHLASC conference: June 19, 2009)
  • Poltrock, Silvana, Barbara Höhle & Uli Sauerland Children's Comprehension of Sentential Complements: Evidence from Eyetracking, talk given at the Conference on Human Language and Structural Complexity (CHLaSC Conference), ZAS, Berlin, June 20, 2009
  • Sauerland, Uli. Recursion in Natural Languages, talk given at the Conference on Human Language and Structural Complexity (CHLaSC Conference), ZAS, Berlin, June 19, 2009
  • Schenner, Mathias. The quest for embedded clauses in Pirahã, talk given at PB6 meeting, ZAS Berlin, April 16, 2009
  • Schenner, Mathias. Evidentials and Embedding, talk given at the Conference on Human Language and Structural Complexity (CHLaSC Conference), ZAS, Berlin, June 19, 2009
  • Schenner, Mathias. The quest for embedded clauses in Pirahã, talk given at BBL, ZAS Berlin, May 07, 2009
  • A. Veenstra, Angeliek van Hout, Telicity marking in Dutch child language: Event realization by default aspect or no aspectual coercion?, talk at Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition 9 (GALA 9), University of Lisbon, September 10, 2009.
  • Westphal, Gesche, W Tecumseh Fitch, Karen Stillman, Juan Carlos Gomez. Can individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) learn visual artificial grammars? Are AGLs different from visual search?, talk given at the Conference on Human Language and Structural Complexity (CHLaSC Conference), ZAS Berlin, June 19, 2009


Talks 2008

  • Brandt, O.-C., Fritzsche, T. & Höhle, Barbara "AGL with Signed Speech: First Results", talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, March 6, 2008, University of Groningen.
  • Brandt, O.-C., Poltrock, S. & Fritzsche, T. "Analyzing Eyetracking Data. Experiments with Children", talk given at the PhD colloquium of Prof. Wartenburger, May 27, 2008, Potsdam.
  • Brandt, Oda-Christina "Processing of non-adjacent dependencies in German children", talk given at the Psycholinguistics Colloquium (Language Acquisition) of Prof. Höhle, June 10, 2008, Potsdam.
  • Brandt, Oda-Christina & Höhle, Barbara "Sensitivity to verb morphology by German toddlers: Evidence from eye-tracking", talk given at XI Congress of the International Association for the Study of Child Language, July 30, 2008, Edinburgh, UK.
  • Fritzsche, T. & Höhle, Barbara "Patterns, Hierarchies, Or Rules: What Do Adults Learn in AGL Tasks?", talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, March 6, 2008, University of Groningen.
  • Fritzsche, T., Brandt, O.-C., Berger, F., Poltrock, S. & Höhle, Barbara "AGL & Eyetracking: Infant Studies", talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, March 6, 2008, University of Groningen.
  • Höhle, B., Fritzsche, T., & Fitch, W. T. "Acquisition of Local and Non-Adjacent Syntactic Dependencies in 7- and 16-Month-Old Infants", poster presented at XVIth International Conference on Infant Studies. March 29, 2008, Vancouver, Canada.
  • Fritzsche, T. "Discriminating different grammar types in Artificial Grammar Learning (AGL): Evidence from infants and adults", talk given at Experimental Linguistics Talks in Utrecht (ELiTU), April 14, 2008, UiL OTS, Universiteit Utrecht, The Netherlands.
  • Fritzsche, T. "Processing Structures of Different Complexity: Evidence from 7- and 16-month-old Infants", talk given at the Psycholinguistics Colloquium (Language Acquisition) of Prof. Höhle, June 24, 2008, Potsdam.
  • Fritzsche, T. & Höhle, Barbara "Pattern Distinction = Grammar Distinction? Empirical Investigations with Artificial Grammars", talk given at an AGL workshop organized by Silvana Poltrock at the University of Potsdam, September 23, 2008, Potsdam.
  • Fritzsche, T. & Höhle, Barbara "Voices, Movements, and Colors. Empirical Investigations with Artificial Grammars", talk given at the Neuro- & Psycholinguistics Colloquium, November 27, 2008, Potsdam.
  • Hollebrandse, B. 'Recursion the Cornerstone of Language and Cognition', lecture given at Language and Cognition, Behavioral and Cognitive Neurosciences, University of Groningen, September 5, 2008.
  • Ludwig, R., Salfner, F. & Schenner, Mathias "Focus on embedded adverbials", talk given at BLS 34, February 9, 2008, Berkeley, CA.
  • Ludwig, R. 'Quantifikation, Komparation und Ersatzstrategien', talk given at Doktorandentag, ZAS, Berlin, May 16, 2008.
  • Ludwig, R., Schenner, Mathias & Salfner, F. "Focus on embedded adverbials", talk given at the International Conference on Discourse and Grammar, May 23, 2008, Ghent
  • Ludwig, Rainer & Schenner, Mathias 'The CHLaSC Project', talk given at ZAS Workshop, September 9, 2008, Sauen.
  • Oliveira, M. Jr. 'The Experimental Paradigm: Towards a Nonverbal AGL', talk given at the CHLaSC Project Meeting, March 6, 2008, Groningen.
  • Poltrock, S. & Höhle, Barbara "In search of an implicit, nonverbal ToM task ? New data", talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, March 6, 2008, University of Groningen.
  • Poltrock, S., Höhle, Barbara & Sauerland, U. "Implicit measuring of children's comprehension of sentences containing a complement-taking mental verb: Evidence from eye-tracking", poster presented at Language, Communication & Cognition. August 4, 2008, Brighton, UK.
  • Poltrock, S., Höhle, Barbara & Sauerland, U. 'Implicit measuring of children's comprehension of sentences containing a complement-taking mental verb: Evidence from eye-tracking', talk given at III International Conference of the German Cognitive Linguistics Association (GCLA-08/DGKL-08). September 25, 2008, Leipzig, Germany.
  • Poltrock, S. & Fritzsche, T. "Introduction to Eyetracking with Tobii", One-day seminar at the Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ZAS). December 12, 2008, Berlin.
  • Roeper, T. & Hollebrandse, B. 'Recursion as a Restrictive Semantic Interface', talk given at Biosemantics, University of Amsterdam, September 14, 2008.
  • Sakel, J. 'Imperfect L2 acquisition, language contact, pidginization or all three? The case of Pirahã', talk given at Workshop on ?Interdisciplinary approaches to transfer, crosslinguistic influence and contact-induced change? at the University of the West of England, Bristol, July 9, 2008.
  • Sakel, J. 'Grammatical borrowing in the native languages of Latin America from a typological perspective', talk given at the workshop on Languages in contact with Spanish, ACLC-UvA, University of Amsterdam, October 3, 2008.
  • Sakel, J. 'L2 Portuguese among the Pirahã', talk givenat the BAAL (British Association for Applied Linguistics) annual meeting, University of Swansea, November 12, 2008.
  • Sakel, J. 'Pirahã-Portuguese language contact: a case of fossilized L2 acquisition', talk givenat the LAGB (Linguistics Association of Great Britain) annual meeting, University of Essex, November 13, 2008.
  • Sauerland, U. 'Contrastive To-pic: Reductionism Revisited', colloquium given at the University College London, January 16, 2008, London.
  • Sauerland, U., Schenner, Mathias & Ludwig, R. "Bare Parentheticals", talk given at the PB6 Meeting, February 21, 2008, ZAS, Berlin.
  • Sauerland, U. 'A Compositional Account of Contrastive Topic', colloquium given at the Harvard University, February 28, 2008, Cambridge.
  • Sauerland, U. 'Embedded Sentences: Syntactic and Semantic Criteria', colloquium given at the University of São Paolo, March 12, 2008, São Paolo.
  • Sauerland, U. 'Vagueness and Language Use', talk given at the International Conference Approximating Expressions and Vagueness, April 7-9, 2008, École Normale Supérieure, Paris.
  • Sauerland, U. & Schenner, Mathias "Content in Embedded Sentences: An Overview", talk given at Multimodal Signals: Cognitive and Algorithmic Issues, April 23, 2008, Vietri sul Mare.
  • Sauerland, U., Schenner, Mathias & Ludwig, R. "Bare Parentheticals in German", talk given at Semantics and Philosophy in Europe (SPE), May 3, 2008, Paris.
  • Sauerland, U. 'Languages of the World', colloquium given at the University of Kalabahi, May 23, 2008, Kalabahi, Indonesia.
  • Sauerland, U. & Poltrock, S., Höhle, Barbara 'Implicit measuring of children's comprehension of sentences containing a complement taking mental verb - evidence from eye-tracking', talk given at the Conference on Language, Communication and Cognition, poster session, August, 2008, Brighton University, Brighton, UK.
  • Sauerland, U. & Poltrock, S., Höhle, Barbara 'Implicit measuring children's comprehension of sentences containing a complement taking mental verb - evidence from eye-tracking', talk given at the 3rd International Conference of the German Cognitive Linguistics Association, September, 2008, Universität Leipzig, Leipzig.
  • Schenner, Mathias "Semantics of Evidentials: German Reportative Modals", talk given at ConSOLE, January 10, 2008, Paris.
  • Schenner, Mathias & Coskun, H. "Evidentials in complement clauses: Evidence from Turkish", talk given at the DGfS Meeting, Workshop on Evidentiality, February 28, 2008, Bamberg.
  • Schenner, Mathias "Complementation and Evidentials in Turkish", talk given at the CHLaSC Project Meeting, March 6, 2008, Groningen.
  • Schenner M. & Ludwig, R. "Parentheticals and Speaker Commitment", talk given at the CHLaSC Project Meeting, March 6, 2008, Groningen.
  • Schenner, Mathias "Evidential Strategies at the Semantics/Pragmatics Boundary: Reportatives in German", talk given at GLOW 31, Workshop on Evidentiality, March 25, 2008, Newcastle.
  • Schenner M. & Maché, J. "Pseudo-vokative Infinitiv-Subjekte", talk given at GGS 08, May 5, 2008, ZAS, Berlin.
  • Schenner, Mathias "Context dependence in embedded clauses", talk given at the ZAS Doktorandentag, May 16, 2008, Berlin.
  • Schenner, Mathias 'Cascading Contexts: Context dependence in embedded clauses' talk given at 36th Austrian Linguistics Conference (Österreichische Linguistik-Tagung), December 6, 2008, Vienna.
  • Schenner, Mathias 'Constraints on embedding evidentials Syntax under lexical rule: the role of clause-embedding predicates', talk given at ZAS, December 12, 2008, Berlin.
  • van Hout, A., 'L1 Acquisition of aspect: Developing parallel comprehension and production studies', lecture given at Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research (EMLAR V), University of Utrecht, November, 2008.
  • van Hout, A., Harrigan, K. & de Villiers, J. 'Comprehension and production of definite and indefinite noun phrases in English preschoolers', alternate and poster at Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition in North America 3 (GALANA 3), University of Connecticut, September, 2008.
  • van Hout, A., Kamiya, M. & Roeper, T. 'Covert movement, reconstruction and edge phenomena in nominalizations' talk given at Generative Linguistics in Poland, April, 2008.


Talks 2007

  • Berger, Frauke & Höhle, Barbara "AGL & Eyetracking: Design and First Data from Infants", talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, August 28, 2007, University of Manchester.
  • Brandt, Oda-Christina & Höhle, Barbara "AGL with Signed Speech: Design and Stimuli", talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, August 28, 2007, University of Manchester.
  • Fitch, Tecumseh W., Svante Paabo & Faraneh Vargha-Khadem, 'Biolinguistics: From behaviour to circuits to genes', Plenary talk at theS cience and Society meeting on Biology and Language (June 21, 2007 Robinson College, Cambridge Host: European Molecular Biology Laboratories)
  • Fitch, Tecumseh W., Master Class on Language Evolution (with Bart DeBoer) June 18-21 at Noordwijk, Holland
  • Fitch, Tecumseh W., 'Bio-Linguistics: The Biology and Evolution of Language', Plenary Talk at International Linguistic Association, March 31, 2007, New York, NY
  • Fitch, Tecumseh W., 'Hierarchy, Recursion and Compositionality: Three Faces of Discrete Infinity', Keynote Talk at Conference: Biolinguistic Investigations Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, February 23-25, 2007.
  • Fritzsche, T. & Barbara Höhle "Artificial Grammar Processing: Results & Questions from Experiments with Children and Adults", talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, August 28, 2007, University of Manchester.
  • Fritzsche, T. "Die Verarbeitung verschiedener künstlicher Grammatiken in Erwachsenen - neue Daten", talk given at the psycholinguistics colloquium of Prof. Höhle, Dec 11, 2007, Potsdam.
  • Fritzsche, Tom, 'FSG & PSG processing in adults', talk given at the 'CHLaSCworkshop', January 7, 2007, ZAS, Berlin
  • Fritzsche, Tom, Presentation of results from AGL experiments with children and adults at the International Linguistics Association (ILA) Conference in New York, NY on 04/01/07:
  • Fritzsche, Tom, Barbara Höhle, & W. Tecumseh Fitch. Vowels as category cue in artificial grammar processing. Paper presented at the International Linguistic Association 52nd Annual Conference at Hunter College, CUNY, NY, USA, 2007.
  • Green, Lisa, Bart Hollebrandse, Angeliek van Hout & Tom Roeper, 'Development of quantification across constructions: Aspectual be, wh-questions, and quantifiers', talk given at the University of Connecticut Storrs, May 5, 2007.
  • Hollebrandse, Bart & Tom Roeper, 'Recursion and Propositional Exclusivity', talk given at the 'Recursion in Human Language' conference at Illinois State University, April 27-29, 2007 Normal.
  • Hollebrandse, B., Hobbs, K., de Villiers, J. & T. Roeper 'Second-order Beliefs', post meeting Society for Research in Child Development, April 2, 2007 Northampton.
  • Hollebrandse, B. 'Verbal and non-verbal second order false belief', talk given at CHLaSC meeting, Manchester, August 29, 2007.
  • Hollebrandse, B., Hobbs, K., de Villiers J. & Roeper, T. 'Second order embedding and second order false belief', talk given at Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition (GALA 2007) subordination workshop, Barcelona, September 6, 2007.
  • Hollebrandse, B. 'The True Nature of Recursion' lecture given at University of Tromsø, Norway, September 27, 2007.
  • Hollebrandse, B. 'Experimental Linguistics, The acquisition of Sequence of Tense and the development of a Theory of Mind', lecture given at University of Tromsø, Norway, September 27, 2007.
  • Hollebrandse, B. 'Recursion in Language and Belief, Artificial Intelligence Orientation', lecture given at Behavioral and Cognitive Neurosciences, University of Groningen, October 12, 2007.
  • Hollebrandse, B. 'Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research', lecture given at EMLAR IV, Utrecht Institute of Linguistics OTS, Utrecht University, 6th-8th November. 2007.
  • Ludwig, R. 'Children's use of numerals and quantifiers', talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, August 28, 2007, University of Manchester, Manchester.
  • Ludwig, Rainer, 'Quantification', talk given at the ?CHLaSC-workshop?, January 7, 2007, ZAS, Berlin
  • Ludwig, R., "Contrast For Two", talk given at Sinn und Bedeutung XII, September 20, 2007, Oslo.
  • Oliveira, M. Jr. 'The Experimental Paradigm: Towards A Nonverbal AGL Paradigm', talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, University of Manchester, August 28, 2007, Manchester.
  • Poltrock, Silvana, 'False belief understanding and syntax', talk given at the 'CHLaSCworkshop', January 7, 2007, ZAS, Berlin
  • Poltrock, S. & Höhle, Barbara "Theory of Mind (ToM) & Sentence Complementation", talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, August 29, 2007, University of Manchester.
  • Sakel, J. & Stapert, E. 'New evidence in the discussion on recursion in Pirahã', talk given at the annual meeting of the LAGB, Kings College London, August 30, 2007.
  • Sakel, J. 'Language contact and recursion: the case of Pirahã', talk given at Association for Linguistic Typology (ALT) conference, workshop on Language contact and morphosyntactic variation and change, Paris, September 21, 2007.
  • Sakel, Jeanette & Eugenie Stapert, 'Possible markers of embedding in Pirahã: evidence for recursion?', talk given at the conference on 'Recursion in Human Languages' at Illinois State University, April 28, 2007, Normal, Ill.
  • Sakel, Jeanette, Uli Sauerland & Eugenie Stapert, 'Syntactic and Semantic embedding', invited presentation at the workshop on 'Birdsong, Speech and Language: Converging Mechanisms', April, 19, 2007, Utrecht.
  • Sauerland, U. 'Deriving the parenthetical use of embedding verbs', talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, August 28, 2007, University of Manchester, Manchester.
  • Sauerland, Uli, 'Hardt's Surprising Sloppy Readings: A flat binding account', talk given at Sinn und Bedeutung 12, University of Oslo. September, 2007, Oslo.
  • Sauerland, Uli, 'Pseudosloppy Readings in Flat Binding', talk given at Colloque de Syntaxe et Sémantique à Paris (CSSP), Ecole Normale Supérieure, October, 2007, Paris.
  • Sauerland, Uli, 'Wie die Sprache unser Denken beeinflusst - Neue Sichtung eines altes Themas', commentary given at Öffentliches Symposium anlässlich des Jahres der Geisteswissenschaften 2007, Humboldt Universität, November 30, 2007, Berlin.
  • Schenner, Mathias, 'Evidentials, Epistemic Modals and Embedding', talk given at the 'CHLaSC workshop', ZAS, January 7, 2007, Berlin.
  • Schenner, Mathias talk given at the 'Arbeitstreffen: Satzarten - Variation und Interpretation', ZAS, June 15, 2007, Berlin.
  • Schenner, Mathias 'Evidential Strategies in German', talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, August 29, 2007, University of Manchester, Manchester.
  • Schenner, Mathias "Double face evidentials in German: Reportative`sollen' and `wollen' in embedded contexts", talk given at Sinn und Bedeutung XII, September 20, 2007, Oslo.
  • Schenner, Mathias & Salfner, F. "Semantic Effects of Focus on Modifiers in Complement Clauses", talk given at LingO II, September 22, 2007, Oxford.
  • Smits, E. J. & Hollebrandse, B. 'Set comparision in child language', poster presented at Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition (GALA 2007), Barcelona, September 7, 2007.
  • Stapert, Eugenie, 'Cognitive universals of linguistic universals: Evidence from children's language acquisition of mental verb constructions', talk given at the workshop 'Language complexity as an evolving variable', Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, April 13, 2007, Leipzig.
  • Stapert, Eugenie & Jeanette Sakel, 'Pirahã language contact and recursion', talk given at the 'CHLaSC workshop', ZAS, January 7, 2007, Berlin.
  • Stapert, E. & Sakel, J. 'Language contact, mental verbs, the suffix -sai, the suffix -so/-ao and other issues regarding recursion in Pirahã', talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, University of Manchester, August 29, 2007.
  • Stapert, E. & Sakel, J. 'Recursion in Pirahã - New hypotheses', talk given at the CHLaSC workshop, University of Manchester, August 29, 2007.
  • Stapert, E. & Sakel, J. 'New evidence in the discussion on recursion in Pirahã', talk given at the 'Annual meeting of the LAGB', London, August 30, 2007.
  • Stapert, E. 'Complex Syntax or Complex Thought - The expression of relative clauses, nested possessives and conditionals in Pirahã', invited talk given at Surrey Morphology Group, University of Surrey, Guildford, December 6, 2007.
  • Stapert, E. 'Linguistic theory and fieldwork in interaction: the case of Pirahã', workshop given on language description and documentation, SOAS, London, December 7, 2007.
  • Stapert, E. 'Complex Syntax or Complex Thought - Evidence from conditionals in Pirahã', talk given at MPI EVA, Leipzig, December 12, 2007.
  • van Hout, A. de Ree, L. & de Ree, M. 'Dutch children's interpretation of definites and indefinites in discourse', talk given at Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition 8 (GALA 8), Autonomous University of Barcelona, September, 2007.


Talks 2006

  • Berger, Frauke, Anja Müller, Barbara Höhle & Jürgen Weissenborn, 'The processing of sentences containing the focus particle auch by German adults and 4-year-olds: An eyetracking-study', talk given at the CUNY workshop on 'On-line Methods in Children's Language Processing', March 21 2006, New York.
  • Berger, Frauke; Müller, A.; Höhle, Barbara & Weissenborn, J., 'Children's comprehension of sentences with focus particles - Evidence from gaze data', talk given at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), April 2006.
  • Berger, Frauke; Müller, A.; Höhle, Barbara &Weissenborn, J., 'German 4-year-olds- abilities to determine the domain of application of the additive particle auch 'also' in postverbal position', Invited talk given at MPI Njimegen, May 2006.
  • Berger, Frauke, Anja Müller, Barbara Höhle, Schmitz; M. & Jürgen Weissenborn: The acquisition of the additive focus particle auch in German: A matter of competence or performance? Talk given at the International Conference on Information Structure "Information Structure between Linguistic Theory and Empirical Methods", University of Potsdam, June 2006.
  • Fritzsche, Tom, Presentation of preliminary results and research plans at an internal meeting of the department for psycholinguistics (language acquisition) May 5, 2006, Potsdam
  • Hollebrandse, Bart 'Linguistic and Cognitive Recursion, parallels between Sequence of Tense and Theory of Mind', talk given at the University of Connecticut, October 24, 2006, Storrs
  • Hollebrandse, Bart, Kathryn Hobbs, Jill de Villiers & Tom Roeper 'Second Order Things', UUSLAW, University of Massachusetts, December 9, 2006, Amherst
  • Sakel, Jeanette 'Constraints on borrowing: Romance influence on Mosatén and Pirahã' talk given at the Annual conference of the Linguistics Association of Great Britain (LAGB), September 2, 2006, Newcastle
  • Sakel, Jeanette 'Constraints on borrowing: Romance influence on Mosatén and Pirahã' talk given at the University of Manchester Linguistics Seminar Series, October 10, 2006, Manchester
  • Sauerland, Uli & Mathias Schenner 'Shifting Evidentials in Bulgarian', talk given at the Annual meeting of the 'Gesellschaft für Semantik: Sinn und Bedeutung 11', September 22, 2006, Barcelona
  • Schenner, Mathias 'Embedded Evidentials', talk given at the Austrian Linguistics Conference (Österreichische Linguistik-Tagung), December 9, 2006, Klagenfurt 28.
  • Smits, Erika-Jan, Tom Roeper & Bart Hollebrandse, 'Domain Restriction in Child Language, or the existence of Westerståhl children', talk given at the Workshop on Language Acquisition at the Scandinavian Conference of Linguistics 2006, June 20 and 21, in Aalborg
  • van Hout, Angeliek, 'Optimal and not so optimal interpretations in the acquisition of Dutch past tenses', talk given at the 'Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition in North America 2 (GALANA 2)' conference, McGill University, August 2006.

Posters

  • Harrigan, Kaitlin, Bart Hollebrandse and Jill de Villiers, 'Acquisition of English in a Dutch preschooler' Celebrating Collaborations, Smith College, April 21, 2007, Northampton.
  • Hollebrandse, Bart, 'Temporal Quantification in Child Language' poster at the Boston University Child Language Development 31st conference, November 3-5, 2006, Boston.
  • van Hout, Angeliek, 'Acquisition of aspectual meanings in languages with and without morphological aspect', poster at the 31st Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development, Boston (November 2006).
  • Schenner, Mathias 'Semantic complexity of evidentials', poster at the Oxford Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics in September, 21/22th, 2007.


Posters at the "Long night of science 2006"







Förderung

European Commission, FP6 NEST Pathfinder Initiative What it means to be human

Förderzeitraum

01/2006-06/2009

Koordination

PD Dr. Uli Sauerland & Prof. Dr. Manfred Krifka