Current research topics
- Adversative discourse relations in language acquisition
- Conceptual structure and linguistic representation of emotion terms
- Interaction of grammatical and pragmatic knowledge in pronominal resolution
- Aspect, mood and negation as functional categories in language acquisition and agrammatic aphasia
- 11/2011- 10/2014
Acqusition of adversative discourse relations - 'but' in German, Bulgarian and English first language acquisition.
(project founded by the German Research Foundation)
- 01/2011 - 09/2012
Project 409, Cluster 'Languages of Emotion', Freie Universität Berlin
Crosslinguistically robust stages of children's linguistic performance.
WG 'Aspect and Tense' (affiliated researcher)
COST Action A33
- 01/2008 - 08/2011
Discourse cohesive means in language acquisition: Intersentential anaphoric relations.
(PB2 / ZAS)
- 01/2006 - 12/2007
Acquisition and disambiguation of intersentential anaphoric reference.
(P5 / ZAS)
- 07/2003 -12/2005
Acquisition of linguistic markers for the expression of (un)boundedness.
(P3 / ZAS)