Derek Bickerton’s seminal book
Roots of Language (1981) is now available on open access via Language Science Press!
Bickerton’s book was an important contribution to creole studies and heavy stimulated theoretical linguists to start looking at creole languages in depth.
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February 17, 2016, Janina Radó (Frankfurt a.M., Tübingen) will give an invited talk at
, Tübingen, together with KonferenzLE Oliver Bott (Tübingen). In their talk on Processing Quantifiers in German they will illustrate various methods for investigating semantic processing. Links
Right after Pia’s defense. (Photo: Sascha Bargmann, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0)
Pia Gerhard defended her doctoral dissertation on February 8, 2016. The thesis has the title
Translating from English to
German: Structural and Stylistic Preferences.
In her thesis Pia discusses the factors that differentiate between the following English constructions:
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From Februar 1 to 4 Manfred Sailer made a research visit to the
University of Belgrade.
University of Belgrade, February 2016. (Photo: Manfred Sailer, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0)
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