Faculty/students: 2007-2008

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Publications by faculty members
(2007 calendar year)

Journal Articles

Garraffa, Maria and Nino Grillo. 2008. Canonicity effects as grammatical phenomena. Journal of Neurolinguistics 21.2 :177-197.

Gillon, Brendan S. 2007. Pānini’s Antādhyāyī and Linguistics Theory. Journal of Indian Philosophy: 35: 445-468.

Goad, Heather and Lydia White. 2008. Prosodic structure and the representation of L2 functional morphology: A nativist approach. Lingua 118: 577-594.

Kupisch, Tanja. 2007. Determiners in bilingual German-Italian children: What they tell us about the relation between language influence and language dominance. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition 10 (1): 57-78.

Kupisch, Tanja. 2008. Determinative, Individual- und Massennomen im Spracherwerb des Deutschen: Diskussion des Nominal Mapping Parameters. Linguistische Berichte 214.

Müller, Natascha and Tanja Kupisch. 2007. Acquisition des déterminants et des clitiques objet chez des enfants bilingues (français-allemand). Aile-Acquisition et interaction en langue étrangère 25.

Paradis, Michel. 2007. The implications for language therapy of increasing multilingualism and multiculturalism in Europe. Logopedie en Foniatrie, 6: 194-201.

Radford, Andrew, Tanja Kupisch, Regina Köppe and Gabriele Azzaro. 2007. Concord, Convergence and Crash-Avoidance in bilingual children. Bilingualism, Language, and Cognition 10 (3): 239-256.

Santi, Andrea and Yosef Grodzinsky. 2007. Working Memory and Syntax Interact in Broca's Area. NeuroImage 37: 8–17.

Santi, Andrea and Yosef Grodzinsky. 2007. Taxing Working Memory with Syntax: Bi-hemispheric Modulations. Human Brain Mapping, 28: 1089-1097.

 

Book Chapters

Grodzinsky, Yosef. 2007. La syntaxe générative dans le cerveau. In J. Bricmont & J. Franck, eds., Cahier Chomsky. Paris: L’Herne, pp. 169-178.

Kupisch, Tanja and Christian Koops. 2007. The definite article in non-specific noun phrases: comparing French and Italian. In Elisabeth Stark, Elisabeth Leiss & Werner Abraham, eds, Nominal Determination. Typology, context constraints and historical emergence [Studies in Language Companion Series], 187-210. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Kupisch, Tanja. 2007. Testing the effects of frequency on the rate of learning: Determiner use in early French, German and Italian. In Insa Gülzow & Natalia Gagarina, eds, Proceedings of the workshop on input frequencies in acquisition, 83-113. Mouton de Gruyter: SOLA Series.

Kupisch, Tanja. 2008. Dominance, mixing, and cross-linguistic influence: On their relation in bilingual development. Pedro Guijarro-Fuentes, Pilar Larrañaga and John Clibbens, eds., First Language Acquisition of Morphology and Syntax: Perspectives across Languages and Learners, 209-234. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Müller, Natascha, Tanja Kupisch, Katrin Schmitz and Katja Cantone. 2007. Einführung in die Mehrsprachigkeitsforschung. Französisch, Italienisch. (=Narr Studienbücher). Tübingen: Francke (with N. Müller, K. Schmitz & K. Cantone). (2nd edition).

Paradis, Michel. 2007. Language lateralization in bilinguals: Enough already! In L. Wei (ed.), The Bilingualism Reader, Second Edition, 467-474. London: Routledge.

Paradis, Michel. 2007. L1 attrition features predicted by a neurolinguistic theory of bilingualism. In B. Köpke and B. Schmid, eds., First language attrition, 121-134. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Paradis, Michel. 2007. The neurofunctional components of the bilingual cognitive system. In I. Keczkes & L. Albertazzi, eds., Cognitive aspects of bilingualism, 3-28. New York: Springer.

Paradis, Michel. 2007. Why single-word experiments do not address language representation. In J. Arabski ed., Challenging tasks for psycholinguistics in the new century, 22-31. Katowice: University of Silesia Press.

Travis, Lisa deMena. 2008. The role of features in syntactic theory and language variation. In Juana M. Liceras, Helmut Zobl, and Helen Goodluck, eds., The role of formal features in second language acquisition, 22-47. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

White, Lydia. 2007. Linguistic theory, Universal Grammar and second language acquisition. In Bill van Patten and Jessica Williams, eds., Explaining second language acquisition, 37-55. Lawrence Erlbaum.

White, Lydia. 2007. Some puzzling features of L2 features. In Juana Liceras, Helmut Zobl and Helen Goodluck, eds., The role of features in second language acquisition, 305-330. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.

 

Conference Proceedings

Gehrke, Berit and Nino Grillo. 2007. Aspects on passives. In Sylvia Blaho, Luis Vicent and Eric Schoorlemmer, eds., Proceedings of the XIV Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe (ConSOLE XIV), 121-141. (Available at: http://www.sole.leidenuniv.nl/index.php3?m=14&c=29).

Goad, Heather and Lydia White. 2007. Prosodic transfer and determiners in Turkish-English interlanguage. In Heather Caunt-Nulton, Samantha Kulatilake, and I-hao Woo, eds., Proceedings of the 31st Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development (BU 31), 230-238. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

White, Lydia. 2008. Different? Yes. Fundamentally? No. Definiteness effects in the L2 English of Mandarin speakers. In Roumyana Slabakova, Jason Rothman, Paula Kempchinsky and Elena Gavruseva, eds., Proceedings of the 9th Generative Approaches to Second Language Acquisition Conference (GASLA 2007), 251-261. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Proceedings Project. (Available at: http://www.lingref.com/cpp/gasla/9/index.html)

White, Lydia. 2008. Definiteness effects in the L2 English of Mandarin and Turkish speakers. In Harvey Chan, Heather Jacob and Enkeleida Kapia, eds., Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development, 550-561.

Working Papers

Kupisch, Tanja and Esther Rinke. 2007. Italienische und portugiesische Possessivpronomina im diachronischen Vergleich: Determinanten oder Adjektive? Working Papers in Multilingualism 78: 1-39.

Kupisch, Tanja and Petra Bernardini. 2007. Determiner use in Italian-Swedish and Italian-German bilinguals: A challenge for parameter setting models. In Merete Anderssen and Marit Westergaard, eds, Proceedings from Workshop on Language Acquisition, SCL 22, Nordlyd. Tromsø University Working Papers on Language and Linguistics 34 (3): 209-229.

Kupisch, Tanja and Esther Rinke. 2007. A fresh look at root infinitives from a cross-linguistic perspective. In Merete Anderssen and Marit Westergaard, eds, Proceedings from Workshop on Language Acquisition, SCL 22, Nordlyd. Tromsø University Working Papers on Language and Linguistics 34 (3): 209-229.

Conference presentations and invited talks by faculty members: 2007-08

Boberg, Charles. 2007. "Lexical diffusion across an international border: Foreign /a/ words in Canadian English." 6th UK Language Variation and Change Conference, Lancaster, England, September 2007.

Boberg, Charles. 2007. "Contact-induced lexical change in Canadian English: the nativization of foreign /a/." 13th Annual Conference of the International Association of World Englishes, Regensburg, Germany, October 2007.

Boberg, Charles. 2007. "Extending the use of written questionnaires: Some new variables in Canadian English." NWAV 36, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, October 2007.

Boberg, Charles. 2008. "Ethnic origin and the relation of Montreal English to Canadian English." American Dialect Society Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, January 2008.

Boberg, Charles. 2008. "The integration of a new low-central vowel in Canadian English". Colloquium series, Department of Linguistics, New York University, New York, NY. April 2008.

Gillon, Brendan S. 2007. Reciprocals in English and in French. New Advances on Plurality, Institut Jean-Nicod, Paris, France, June 2007.

Gillon, Brendan S. 2007. Exocentric (bahuvrīhi) compounds in Classical Sanskrit. First International Symposium on Sanskrit Computational Linguistics. INRIA, Rocquencourt, France, October 2007.

Gillon, Brendan S. 2007. The Paradox of implicit arguments. Program Colloquium, Cognitive Science Program, York University, Toronto, Canada, October 2007.

Gillon, Brendan S. 2007. The model theory for words with context-sensitive implicit arguments. Context-Dependence, Perspective and Relativity in Language and Thought, Institut Jean-Nicod, Paris, France, November 2007.

Goad, Heather. 2007. How highly-articulated representations can inform acquisition. CRLMB Research Day, Montreal, Quebec, June 2007.

Goad, Heather and Adèle-Elise Prévost. 2008. Is there a foot in L1 French? The competing roles of markedness and ambient input. Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, April 2008.

Goad, Heather. 2008. Laryngeal allophony without laryngeal features. Discovering and Representing Phonological Patterns, Konstanz, Germany, April 2008.

Goad, Heather. 2008. Prosodic transfer in second language acquisition. Linguistics Colloquium, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, May 2008.

Grillo, Nino. 2007. Canonicity and minimality: comprehension asymmetries in agrammatic aphasia. Linguistics Colloquium Series, Department of Linguistics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, November 2007.

Grillo, Nino. 2008. Event structure and the structure of passives with a note on acquisition and breakdown. Linguistics Colloquiu LSA, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, April 2008.

Grodzinsky, Yosef. 2007. Coreference and self-ascription. Invited lecture, Department of Linguistics, Ben-Gurion University, June 2007.

Grodzinsky, Yosef. 2007. How is language acquired? Panel, Department of English, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, June 2007.

Grodzinsky, Yosef. 2007. The battle for Broca’s region. Invited lecture, Department of Psychiatry, RWTH University Aachen, Germany, September 2007.

Grodzinsky, Yosef. 2007. Neurolinguistics - key concepts and results. Invited lecture, Department of Anglistik, RTWH University Aachen, Germany, November 2007.

Grodzinsky, Yosef. 2007 The battle for Broca’s region. Invited lecture, Department of Linguistics, University of Tours, France, December 2007.

Grodzinsky, Yosef. 2007. The battle for Broca’s region. Invited lecture, Interdisciplinary Center for Neural Computation, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, December 2007.

Grodzinsky, Yosef. 2008. Brain maps for syntax and semantics. Invited lecture, "From Perception to Action and Back". Workshop, Institute of Advance Studies, the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel, February 2008.

Kupisch, Tanja. 2007. The impact of language dominance on cross-linguistic influence in unbalanced bilingual development. 32nd Boston University Conference of Language Development, Boston, MA (USA), November 2007.

Kupisch, Tanja, Alyona Belikova, Öner Özçelik and Athanasios Tsiamas. 2007. Filler syllables in a German-English bilingual child. Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics (BWTL), Montréal, Canada, December 2007.

Kupisch, Tanja. 2008. A study of plural morphology in German-English bilinguals. Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA), Chicago, USA, January 2008.

Kupisch, Tanja. 2008. Semantisch motivierte DP-Projektionen. Invited talk, Institute for Romance Languages, University of Hamburg/Germany, February 2008.

Kupisch, Tanja. 2008. Object omission in German-English bilingual children. Invited talk, Workshop on Null Arguments and Clitics: Theory and Acquisition, University of Toronto, Canada, April 2008.

Lefebvre, Claire and Lisa deMena Travis. 2007. Multifunctional elements in Bare Phrase Structure and Distributed Morphology and categoriless roots. Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics (BWiTL), Montreal, Quebec, November 2007.

Mah, Jennifer, Karsten Steinhauer, and Heather Goad. 2007. Francophones and English /h/: An acoustic problem? Evidence from event-related brain potentials. Boston University Conference on Language Development, Boston, MA, November 2007.

Nissenbaum, Jon, and Bernhard Schwarz. 2008. The scope of too with gapped infinitival clauses. Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT 18, alternate talk and poster session), University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Mass., March 2008.

Nissenbaum, Jon, and Bernhard Schwarz. 2008. The scope of too with gapped infinitival clauses. West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL 27), University of California, Los Angeles, California, May 2008.

Nissenbaum, Jon, and Bernhard Schwarz. 2008. The scope of too with gapped infinitival clauses. Canadian Linguistic Association (CLA), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, May 2008.

Nissenbaum, Jon. 2008. Tone and register as articulatory parameters: Evidence from Cantonese. Canadian Linguistic Association (CLA), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, May 2008.

Noonan, Máire. 2007. ‘German R-pronouns: Spot the R !’ Workshop on Theoretical Morphology 3, Univerity Leipzig, June 2007.

Paradis, Michel, 2007. Bilingual aphasia data and interpretations. NCCU Fall Bilingual Institute, Durham, NC. September 2007.

Paradis, Michel, 2007. Aphasia manifestations in different languages. NCCU Fall Bilingual Institute, Durham, NC. September 2007.

Paradis, Michel, 2007. Principles of bilingual aphasia assessment. NCCU Fall Bilingual Institute, Durham, NC. September 2007.

Paradis, Michel, 2007. The Bilingual Aphasia Test: equivalence criteria. NCCU Fall Bilingual Institute, Durham, NC. September 2007.

Paradis, Michel, 2007. Components of verbal communication. NCCU Fall Bilingual Institute, Durham, NC. September 2007.

Paradis, Michel, 2007. Organization of the bilingual brain. NCCU Fall Bilingual Institute, Durham, NC. September 2007.

Paradis, Michel, 2007. Bilingual aphasia rehabilitation. NCCU Fall Bilingual Institute, Durham, NC. September 2007.

Piggott, Glyne. 2007. Should syntax care about phonology? Invited talk, LSA Colloquium, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, November 2007.

Piggott, Glyne. 2007. Phonological evidence for phases in Ojibwa DP structure. Bilingual Workshop on Theoretical Linguistics 11, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, December 2007.

Piggott, Glyne, 2008. Sanctioning minimal and subminimal word: a Micronesian paradox. 5th North American Phonology Conference. Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, May 2008.

Piggott, Glyne. 2008. Limited phase impenetrability at PF. 16th Manchester Phonology Conference, Manchester, UK, May 2008.

Rinke, Esther and Tanja Kupisch. 2007. Article-possessor complementarity in the history of Italian and Portuguese. Conference on Linguistic Universals and Language Variation. Hamburg, Germany, July 2007.

Schwarz, Bernhard. 2008. Complementation or modification? The case of 'too' plus infinitival. First Toronto-Ottawa-Montreal Semantics workshop, University of Toronto, March 2008.

Shimoyama, Junko. 2008. Indeterminate NPIs and scope. Poster presentation, Semantics and Linguistic Theory 18 (SALT 18), Amherst, Mass., March 2008.

Shimoyama, Junko. 2008. Indeterminate NPIs and scope. Poster presentation, 27th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL 27), Los Angeles, California, May 2008.

Shimoyama, Junko. 2008. Cross-linguistic (non-)variation in clausal comparatives. Linguistics Colloquium, MIT, Cambridge, Mass., May 2008.

Travis, Lisa deMena. 2007. Making sense out of features. Linguistics Colloquium, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, October 2007.

Travis, Lisa deMena. 2007. Extraction from left branches and categorial distinctions. Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics (BWiTL), Montreal, Quebec, November 2007.

Travis, Lisa deMena. 2007. Making sense out of features. Linguistics Colloquium, Université du Québec à Montréal, Montréal, Québec, December 2007.

Travis, Lisa deMena. 2008. The Middle Way: a (re-)look at features and movement crosslinguistically. McGill Canadian Conference for Linguistic Undergraduates (McCLU), Montreal, Quebec, March 2008.

Travis, Lisa deMena and Mona-Luiza Ungureanu. 2008. Romanian DPs: XP vs. X movement, Canadian Linguistics Association (CLA 2008), Vancouver, BC, May 2008.

White, Lydia. 2007. Interfaces in interlanguage grammars: the Definiteness Effect in L2 English. Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition (GALA), Barcelona, September 2007.

White, Lydia. 2007. Grammatical theory, interfaces and L2 knowledge. Plenary address, Second Language Research Forum (SLRF), University of Illinois, Urbana/Champaign, October 2007.

White, Lydia. 2007. Definiteness Effects in the L2 English of Mandarin and Turkish speakers. Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD), November 2007.

White, Lydia. 2008. Definiteness effects in L2 English. Invited talk, Senshu University, Tokyo, Japan, May 2008.

White, Lydia. 2008. The critical period hypothesis: a UG perspective. Plenary address presented at the Japanese Second Language Association (J-SLA), Kyoto, Japan, May 2008.


Publications by current graduate and postdoctoral students:
2007–08

Edited Volumes

Belikova, Alyona, Luisa Meroni and Mari Umeda, eds. 2007. Galana 2 Proceedings of the Conference on Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition -North America. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press. Available at http://www.lingref.com/cpp/galana/2/index.html.

Belikova, Alyona, Eva Dobler and Moti Lieberman, eds. 2007. McGill Working Papers in Linguistics, volumes: 21.2, 22.1.

Journal Articles

Belikova, Alyona. 2008. Overriding Wrong L2 Classroom Instruction: mission impossible? Arts Insights, Spring 2008. Montreal: McGill-Queens University Press.

Conference Proceedings

Belikova. Alyona. 2008. Explicit instruction vs. linguistic competence in adult L2-acquisition. In Harvey Chan, Heather Jacob, and Enkeleida Kapia, eds., Proceedings of the 32nd annual Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD 2007), 48-59. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Belikova. Alyona. 2008. Reciprocal verbs in the L2 French of native speakers of Russian. In Elena Gavruseva, Paula Kempchinsky, Jason Rothman, and Roumyana Slabakova, eds., Proceedings of the 9th Generative Approaches to Second Language Acquisition Conference (GASLA 2007), 1-14. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Bouchard, David-Étienne and Burnett, H. 2007. Quantification at a Distance Across Varieties of French. In Proceedings of the 2007 Annual Conference of the Canadian Linguistic Association, ed. Milica Radišić, p. 15. Available at http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/~cla-acl/actes2007/Bouchard_Burnett.pdf

Grüter, Theres, Andrea Gualmini and Moti Lieberman. 2008. A Test Case for L1 versus UG as the L2 Initial State: The Acquisition of the Scope Properties of Disjunction by Japanese Learners of English. In Siabakova et al. eds)., Proceedings of the 9th Generative Approaches to Second Language Acquisition Conference (GASLA 2007). 47-56. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Nossalik, Larissa. 2007. Slavic perfective prefixes: are they telicity markers? In Proceedings of the 2007 Canadian Linguistics Association, ed. Milica Radišić, p.15. Available at http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/~cla-acl/actes2007/Nossalik.pdf

Nossalik, Larissa. 2008. L2 acquisition of Russian outer aspect. In Roumyana Slabakova, Jason Rothman and Elena Gavruseva eds., Proceedings of the 9th Generative Approaches to Second Language Acquisition Conference (GASLA 2007), 165-180, Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Skinner, Tobin R. 2008. Morphological optionality in reduplication: a Lowering account. In Proceedings of the West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL 26). Available at http://www.lingref.com/cpp/wccfl/26/paper1698.pdf.

Working Papers

Belikova, Alyona. 2007. Acquisition of the Lexicon-Syntax parameter in L2 French: preliminary studies. In A Belikova, E. Dobler & M. Lieberman, eds., McGill Working Papers in Linguistics 21.2.

Conference presentations and talks by graduate and postdoctoral students: 2007-08

Belikova, Alyona. 2007. On L2 Acquisition of the Lex-Syn Parameter: Getting French Reciprocals Right. Linguistics Colloquium, Tel-Aviv, Israel, June 2007.

Belikova, Alyona. 2007. Is Modem Hebrew Semitic? One More Argument in favor of the Relexification Hypothesis of Its Genesis. The 18th International Conference on Historical Linguistics (lCHL 18), Montreal, Quebec, August 2007.

Belikova, Alyona. 2007. Evidence for Parameter Resetting? L2 Acquisition of Reflexive and Reciprocal Verbs. The 17th Annual Conference of the European Second Language Association (EuroSLA 17), Newcastle, UK, September 2007.

Belikova, Alyona. 2007. Getting French Reciprocals Right: Parameter Resetting in L2 Acquisition? Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition (GALA 2007), Barcelona, Spain, September 2007.

Belikova, Alyona. 2007. Explicit Instruction vs. Linguistic Competence in Adult L2 Acquisition: What They Think You Know and What You Do Know. The Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD 32), Boston, Massachusetts, November 2007.

Belikova, Alyona. 2007. The UG Debate in SLA: Getting Reciprocal Verbs Right. Reciprocals Cross-linguistically, Berlin, Germany, December 2007.

Belikova, Alyona. 2008. Teaching the Wrong Thing in Your L2: How Come and Outcome. CRLMB Graduate and Postgraduate Research Day, The Centre for Research on Language, Mind and Brain, Montreal, Quebec, February 2008.

Belikova, Alyona. 2008. Syntactically Challenged rather than Reduced: Participial Relatives Revisited. Canadian Linguistics Association conference (CLA), Vancouver, British Columbia, May 2008.

Bouchard, David-Étienne. 2008. Overt QR and French discontinuous quantified structures. Concordia colloquium series. Montréal, Quebec, February 2008.

Bouchard, David-Étienne and Heather Burnett. 2008. La microvariation dans les syntagmes nominaux discontinus entre les français européen et québécois. Les français d’ici. Ottawa, Ontario, May 2008.

Bouchard, David-Étienne. 2008. Comparaison discontinue et quantification de degrés. Canadian Linguistic Association (CLA 2008), Vancouver, British Colombia, May 2008.

Burnett, Heather and David-Étienne Bouchard. 2007. Optionality in the mode of composition and the interpretation of noun phrases. NELS 39, Ottawa, Ontario, October 2007.

Dobler, Eva. 2007. What’s in a DP? 11th Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics, Montréal, Québec, December 2007.

Dobler, Eva. 2008. Creating as putting something into the world. Conference for Students of Linguistics in Europe (ConSOLE) XVI, Paris, France, January 2008.

Dobler, Eva. 2008. Creating as causing something to exist somewhere. Generative Linguistics in the Old World (GLOW) XXXI, Newcastle upon Tyne, Great Britain, March 2008.

Dobler, Eva. 2008. The phonology of possession. MOT (Montréal - Ottawa - Toronto) Phonology Workshop, McGill University, Montréal, Québec, March 2008.

Dobler, Eva. 2008. The morpho-phonology of (in)alienable possession. Canadian Linguistics Association (CLA 2008), Vancouver, British Columbia, May 2008.

Goad, Heather, and Adèle-Elise Prévost. 2008. Is there a Foot in L1 French? The competing roles of markedness and ambient input. Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, April 2008.

Grüter, Theres, Moti Lieberman and Andrea Gualmini. 2007. The L2.acquisition of English disjunction: A Case of Failed Parameter Resetting? Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition, Barcelona, Spain, September 2007.

Grüter, Theres, Moti Lieberman and Andrea Gualmini. 2007. Acquiring the scope of disjunction and negation in L2 Japanese and L2 English. Generative Apporaches to Language Acquisition North America (GALANA 3), September 2007.

Kupisch Tanja, Alyona Belikova, Öner Özçelik and Athanasios Tsiamas. 2007. Filler Syllables in a German English bilingual child. Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics (BWTL), Montreal, Quebec, December, 2007.

Kupisch, Tanja, Alyona Belikova, Öner Özçelik and Athanasios Tsiamas. 2007. Proto-syntactic Devices in a Bilingual German-English Child. Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics 11 Atelier bilingue de linguistique theorique (BWTL II ABLT), Montreal, Quebec, December 2007.

Lieberman, Moti. 2008. A Deeper Look at L2 Acquisition of Scalar Implicatures. Tokyo Conference for Psycholinguistics 9, Tokyo, Japan, March 2008.

Lieberman, Moti. 2008. An indirect look at scalar implicatures in L2 acquisition. Toronto-Ottawa-Montreal Semantics Workshop (TOM) 1, Toronto, Ontario, March 2008.

Lieberman, Moti. 2008. Second language acquisition of scalar implicatures: the indirect case. Canadian Linguistics Association Annual Conference (CLA 2008), Vancouver, British Columbia, May 2008.

Lochbihler, Bethany and Eric Mathieu, 2007. Noun Incorporation via XP movement. Concordia Symposium on Generative Grammar, Montreal, Quebec, September 2007.

Lochbihler, Bethany and Eric Mathieu. 2007. Phrasal Noun Incorporation in Ojibwe. 39th Algonquian Conference, Toronto, Ontario, October 2007.

Lochbihler, Bethany and Eric Mathieu. 2007. Wh-Agreement on the Category T: Evidence from Ojibwe. Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics 11 (BWTUABLT 11), Montreal, Quebec, December 2007.

Lochbihler, Bethany and Eric Mathieu. 2008. Wh-agreement in Ojibwe: Consequences for Feature Inheritance and the Categorical Status of Tense. Workshop on Structure and Constituency in Languages of the Americas 13 (WSCLA 13), Kingston, Ontario, March 2008.

Lochbihler, Bethany. 2008. Person Encoding in the Ojibwe Inverse System. Scales Workshop, Leipzig, Germany. March 2008.

Lochbihler, Bethany. 2008. Argument Licensing: Case is Not Universal. Canadian Linguistics Association Annual Conference (CLA2008), Vancouver, British Columbia, May 2008.

Mah, Jennifer, Karsten Steinhauer and Heather Goad. 2007. Francophones and English /h/: an acoustic problem? Evidence from event-related brain potentials. Boston University Conference on Language Development, Boston, MA, November 2007.

Melkonyan, Eva. 2007. Demonstrative constructions in French (and their counterparts in other languages). Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics (BWTL 11), Montreal, Quebec, December 2007.

Newell, Heather. 2007. Procedural First (with T. Scheer) at the 38th Poznan Linguistics Meeting (PLM). Gniezno, Poland.

Nossalik, Larissa. 2007. What criteria shall we use in distinguishing between inner and outer aspects? Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics, Montreal, Canada, December 2007.

Nossalik, Larissa. 2008. Telicity in L2. Research day, Center for Research on Language, Mind and Brain (CRLMB), Montreal, Quebec, January 2008.

Nossalik, Larissa. 2008. The aspectual function of inceptive morphemes. Canadian Linguistic Association Annual Conference (CLA 2008), Vancouver, Canada, May 2008.

Özçelik, Öner. 2007. Theoretical and empirical problems with head-final relative clauses: A unified Antisymmetric solution. Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics (BWTL) 11, Montreal, Quebec, December 2007.

Özçelik, Öner. 2008. Processing head-final relative clauses. Centre for Research on Language, Mind and Brain Research Poster Day (CRLMB 2008) Montreal, Quebec, January 2008.

Özçelik, Öner. 2008. Second language acquisition of relative clauses: A unified antisymmetric account. American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL 2008), Washington, D.C., March 2008.

Özçelik, Öner. 2008. Children's scope assignment: A Relevance Theoretic account. Canadian Linguistics Association Annual Conference (CLA 2008). Vancouver, Canada, May 2008.

Pedersen, Walter and Jozina Vander Klok. 2007. Pregroup grammar: exploring categories through types. Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics (BWTL) 11, Montreal, Quebec, December 2007.

Qu, Chen. 2008. On the interaction of tone and stress in contour tone languages. Montreal-Ottawa-Toronto Phonology Workshop, Montreal, Quebec, March 2008.

Qu, Chen. 2008. On the interaction of tone and stress in contour tone languages. Canadian Linguistics Association (CLA 2008), Vancouver, British Columbia, May 2008.

Sadlier-Brown, Emily and Meredith Tamminga. 2008. The Canadian Shift: Coast to Coast. Canadian Linguistic Association (CLA 2008), Vancouver, BC. May 2008.

Skinner, Tobin R. 2007. Category-sensitivity in post-syntactic transformations. Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics (BWTL) 11, Montreal, Quebec, December 2007.

Skinner, Tobin R. 2008. The consequences of cyclic Spell out for verbal stem allomorphy. Canadian Linguistics Association Annual Conference (CLA 2008), Vancouver, British Columbia, May 2008.

Sugimura, Mina. 2008. Phasehood of DPs: A Study of Japanese Noun-Verb Incorporation. Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe (ConSOLE), Paris, France, January 2008.

Sugimura, Mina. 2008. Similarities in Covert Syntax and Overt Syntax: Some Diagnostics from Reflexive Licensing. Canadian Linguistics Association (CLA 2008), Vancouver, British Columbia, May 2008.

Vander Klok, Jozina. 2007. Auxiliaries and Adverbs in Javanese. Bilingual Workshop in Theoretical Linguistics (BWTL) 11, Montreal, Quebec, December 2007.

Vander Klok, Jozina. 2007. Javanese Modals: In between auxiliaries and verbs. Canadian Linguistics Association Annual Conference (CLA), Vancouver, British Columbia, May 2008