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LLI Meeting: Feb 28, 2014

This Friday Elizabeth Christie will be presenting more of her doctoral research on the English Resultative. Her informal discussion will include the latest grammaticality judgement surveys she had designed, followed by a short presentation on the resultative and a discussion of experimental … Continue reading

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Dissertations now available on the LLI site

We now have a page which lists undergraduate and graduate theses completed in the LLI Lab, as well as links to the complete pdf file where permission has been given. Anyone who has completed their Honours BA work, MA work … Continue reading

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LLI Meeting: Jan 24, 2014

On Friday, January 24th, Katie Van Luven will present her BA Honours research. The title of her talk is “The argument status of directional PPs”. Please feel free to personally contact Katie for more information regarding her research. We will … Continue reading

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LLI Meeting: Jan 17, 2014

Our first presenter of the new semester is our very own Ehsan Amjadian. Of the many diverse topics his research covers, Ehsan will talk to us about “Syntactic Pattern Recognition in Dynamic Data”. Please see below the abstract of the … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Ottawa Conference for Linguistic Undergrads

From Linguist List: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?ConfID=172014 Short Title: OCLU Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada Start Date: 28-Feb-2014 – 01-Mar-2014 Contact: Dan Sachs Meeting Description: Ottawa Conference for Linguistics Undergraduates (OCLU) The Department of Linguistics, University of Ottawa is pleased to announce that it … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Maryam!

On Monday, Dec 9, 2013, our 3rd Masters student, Maryam Hosseini, successfully defended her thesis, “The Semantics of the Persian Object Marker –râ”. We wish her luck in her continued adventures! We will miss you!

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LLI Meeting: Nov 11, 2013

This Monday, November 11th, 2013, we have Aysegul Kutlu presenting to us one of her many research topics: “Typological Differences in Late-Bilinguals: The Case of Turkish-English Bilinguals”. Abstract:Simultaneous (conference) interpreting is a complex skill involving language comprehension and production in … Continue reading

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LLI Meeting: Nov 4, 2013

This Monday, November 4th, we have Matthew Darling presenting his research on “Automatic morphological segmentation of indigenous languages”: Abstract: Over the summer, I worked with a research group at the University of Alberta working to develop software that identifies cognates. … Continue reading

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LLI Meeting: Oct 7, 2013

This week we will have two presentations: Andrew McKishnie and Amir Anvari. Andrew’s talk Title: Depictives in East Slavic: Two Cases, How Many Structures? Abstract: This paper investigates depictive predication in East Slavic languages (Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian). These languages are … Continue reading

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LLI Meeting: Sep 30, 2013

We have Adam Stone presenting to us his current research (with Ida) on “Vowel Quantity and Text-to-Speech (TTS) Synthesis”: The purpose of this presentation will be to discuss a potential thesis topic in the area of acoustic phonology and speech … Continue reading

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