Fall 2014

Date Speaker Title
25 Sep 2014 Stephan Schmid (UZH, Department of Comparative Linguistics) Zum Transfer von gebundenen Morphemen: Beispiele aus dem Sprachkontakt zwischen Italienisch und Spanisch
09 Oct 2014 Daniel Schreier (UZH, English Department) A forgotten vernacular root? Present tense be leveling in 20th century Tristan da Cunha English
23 Oct 2014 Presentation cancelled
06 Nov 2014 Mathias Jenny, André Müller, Patrick McCormick (UZH, Department of Comparative Linguistics)

Exploring Language Contact in Burma

20 Nov 2014 Mara Frascarelli (Università degli Studi Roma Tre) The interpretation of null subjects in consistent and partial pro-drop languages. An interface analysis
27 Nov 2014 (extraordinary session) Paul Widmer (UZH, Department of Comparative Linguistics) Sprachkontakt und Areale in der Indogermanistik

04 Dec 2014 Hanna Ruch (UZH, URPP Language and Space), Giorgio Iemmolo (UZH, Department of Comparative Linguistics), Anja Hasse (UZH, Department of German Studies)

Sprachkontakt und Dialektkontakt: Theoretische Aspekte, offene Forschungsfragen und ein Überblick über aktuelle Forschungsprojekte in der Zürcher Linguistik

18 Dec 2014 Christian Bentz (University of Cambridge)

Towards measuring and modelling the (potential) impact of non-native speakers on language structures