Selected talks

  • Umbach, Carla. Zum Ausdruck von Ähnlichkeit im Deutschen (Vortrag zur Umhabilitation). 05.02.2014, ZAS Berlin.
  • Umbach, Carla . The semantic and the pragmatic dimension of statements about matters of taste  . Semantics and Philosophy in Europe (SPE) 6. 10.06.2013 - 14.06.2013, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Umbach, Carla. The meaning of the German demonstrative 'so'. The 14th Szklarska Poręba Workshop. 01.03.2013 - 04.03.2013, Szklarska Poreba
  • Umbach, Carla. Non-restrictive modification by evaluative predicates . Semantik-Kolloquium, Institut für Linguistik. 14.02.2013, U Frankfurt/M.
  • Umbach, Carla. Similarity demonstratives. 28.01.2013, ZAS Berlin.
  • Umbach, Carla. Non-restrictive modification by evaluative predicates. Workshop 'Information, discourse structure and levels of meaning (IDL12)'. 25.10.2012 - 26.10.2012, U Autònoma de Barcelona.
  • Intensifiers and measure phrases combined with verbs.
    Workshop Scalarity in Verb-Based Constructions, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf April 2011 (extended abstract)
  • Similarity-based classification. (with Helmar Gust)
    KogWis 2010 – 10th Biannual Meeting of the German Society for Cognitive Science. University of Potsdam, October 3 – 6 2010 (abstract)
  • Evaluative predicates and the attitude of 'finden'.
    Colloquium of the SFB 673 Alignment in Communication, University of Bielefeld, January 2011. (slides)
  • Grading by 'gewiss'. (with Cornelia Ebert)
    Workshop “Specificity from theoretical and empirical points of view”, University of Stuttgart, September 2010 (abstract)
  • Facts as Proofs.
    Workshop on Reference to Abstract Objects in Natural Language, March 2008, Barcelona (abstract)
  • German Demonstrative 'so'. (with Cornelia Ebert) Poster presented at the IKW poster session, February 2008 thumbnail
  • The role of 'so' in German equative comparison.
    Syntax and Semantics Conference CSSP, Paris, October 2007, (handout)
  • Anaphoric Reference to Gradable Adjectives.
    International Conference on Adjectives, Lille, September 2007 (slides)
  • 'Das auch so': Anaphoric reference to event predicates and event predicate modifiers (with Graham Katz). Sinn und Bedeutung 11, September 2006, Barcelona (handout)

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